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Tokophobia returns, advice.

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PrincessPear Sat 21-Jul-18 15:10:03

I’ve always found vaginal birth a horrible, terrifying event. No disrespect meant to those who do not, but to me it terrifies me. I absolutely never wanted one and became quite distressed during my first pregnancy over fears I would die in childbirth. I had an elective cesarean which was fine.

I’m having twins now and have been told a cesarean would be advised anyway, so that’s no problem, but my fear of dying during childbirth is returning. I can’t stop thinking I’m going to give birth naturally by mistake before my cesarean date.

Has anyone experienced this before?

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