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Dangers of Zofran

Zofran is a popular prescription-based medication that’s approved for use by cancer patients and those undergoing treatments such as chemotherapy and surgery. Zofran helps patients control nausea and vomiting, a typical side effect of cancer treatment. Yet, doctors have also been prescribing the drug to pregnant women to help control morning sickness, despite studies showing that Zofran increases the risks of babies developing birth defects.

My Birth Story: Homebirth And Hospital Part II - At The Hospital

Making the choice to have a home birth is not the obvious choice.  It is not an easy choice.  It is not a widely accepted choice.  And it can be heartbreaking when that plan doesn’t come to fruition.  For me, who truly believed that a home birth was the best thing for my family, I made an equally difficult decision to leave 30 hours of labor at home and go to the hospital for an unknown outcome.  I mean, I knew it was a possibility to go to the hospital and I was not opposed to that, but I honestly thought that wouldn’t happen.