BIRTH STORY SUBMISSION Thank you for your interest in sharing your birth story on the All About Pregnancy & Birth podcast. My focus is on sharing the stories of birth that occur in hospitals in the United States, and to include as many perspectives as possible. Name* First Last Email* Which one best describes the hospital birth you'd like to talk about on the show?*I aim to discuss one birth story per episode. If you have more than one birth story, choose the one you'd like to dicsuss the most. If time permits we can discuss more!VaginalVBAC (Vaginal Birth After Cesarean)Planned Cesarean birthUnplanned Cesarean birthHow did you manage pain during your labor?*Completely unmedicated (did not use any medication)Mostly unmedicated (used nitrous oxide or intravenous (IV) pain medication)EpiduralSpinal (for Cesarean birth)Check all that apply for your birth:* Induction Pregnancy with concerns such as high blood pressure, diabetes, growth issues, etc. Breech Multiples Preemie Postpartum depression Birth after experiencing infertility Birth after experiencing pregnancy or infant loss Birth through a surrogate Birth through adoption None of these apply to my birth Please describe your birth story in a few (4-6) sentences.*What unique perspective do you feel your birth story will bring to other pregnant women?*I ask the following 4 questions to be sure I include stories from a diverse group of women.How many children do you have?*Where do you live?* City AlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingArmed Forces AmericasArmed Forces EuropeArmed Forces Pacific State What is your age?*< 19 years of age19-24 years of age25-34 years of age35-44 years of age> 44 years of ageWhat is your race/ethnicity? Check all that apply.* non-Hispanic White Black or African American Hispanic or Latino Native American or American Indian Asian/Pacific Isalnder Other Thank you!PhoneThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.