Child Protective Services Called After Mother Gives Birth At Home
Fatou Doumbouya moved to the states when she was six years of age from West Africa. She is now a married adult woman that decided to have her baby at home after going through prenatal care.
In her story, she talks about how she came to the decision first to stop going in for the prenatal treatments because she was not comfortable with the way her baby would react to the sonograms. She began telling individuals that would call to set up her treatment that she had moved.
At first her husband was upset that she had made the decision to stop going but she finally convinced him that it was the right thing to do for the wellness of the baby and he finally agreed; so at 7-months into the pregnancy they decided to do a home birth.
But what happens to the couple 6 days after the birth may surprise you! Click here to read more on this story.