We Need to Start Caring Way More About Moms After They Give Birth -- and Not Just Baby
The first thing I asked when my baby was born was “Is the baby breathing? Is he okay?”
I had a 12-hour exhausting labour. My vagina out for the world to see. While I struggled to get up and cried in pain, a nurse entered my room and asked “Are you going to breastfeed?” and latched a painful angry piranha to my unsuspecting nipples.