Fat Birth: Confident, Strong and Empowered Pregnancy At Any Size (Paperback)
You are worthy of a joyful pregnancy and positive birth at any size For too long people in bigger bodies have been told the same story of fat pregnancy- it is risky, complicated and birth will be anything but straight forward
In Fat Birth Michelle Mayefske debunks common myths and exposes the single fatphobic narrative that has led to the over-medicalization of plus size birth. She encourages birthing people everywhere to stand in their power and create their own unique story.
Fat Birth is a combination of a pregnancy guide and anthology of more than thirty birth stories submitted by parents from across the globe. From finding a size-friendly provider and creating a birth plan to understanding your rights in childbirth, you will walk away knowing how to embrace your body and use your voice confidently during birth.