Normally, I would say 5 to 10 cm in an hour is every woman's dream, but this mom worked hard for her reward. After a long night and a slow day she was 5 cm for the third check in a row. She had decided to give herself 1 more hour to see if she would progress before opting for an epidural. That was the first mention of the "E" word. That was the last mention of the "E" word. 1 hour later she was 10 cm and pushing out a baby. The mind is a powerful force to be reckoned with, and she had made her mind up to progress in 1 hour... Congrats on your gorgeous baby boy!
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