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Birthing Stools

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Cyclista Wed 23-Sep-09 18:37:33

Any idea where I could rent a birthing stool from? You know, that kind of medieval contraption - a stool with a hole in the middle. I just have this feeling that I'd like to try it during birth but can't find a rental place anywhere.

Thanks

CuppaTeaJanice Wed 23-Sep-09 18:42:45

Have you checked if your local hospital has one? Mine did and I used it at one point. Even if you're planning a home birth they might let you use it.

CuppaTeaJanice Wed 23-Sep-09 18:44:34

...or you could get a camping toilet and adapt it somehow....wink

Cyclista Wed 23-Sep-09 18:44:39

Good point, no, I might phone.

I've found 'samanthajaynebirthingpools' who rent them but they're £125 to rent and that's just silly....

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