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St. Luke’s Global City Maternity Room Rates 2016

A few weeks ago, I got a message on my Facebook Page from a reader asking about St. Luke’s Global City since I gave birth to Joaquin there. My experience seemed so long ago (almost 2 years!) so I felt like I didn’t have the right information to share with her. Luckily, I was heading to BGC that day for the CERELAC Media Launch so I decided to drop by St. Luke’s Global na rin. I also went in for a quick check-up with my dermatologist, Dra. Deanna Ramiscal, to schedule cauterization. More on that one later since I’m still …

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Joaquin’s Birth Story Pt. 2: My Repeat CS

Part 2 of our Birth Story and my repeat CS. You can read Part 1 here. D-Day I kept waking up in the middle of the night to pee. It was terrible not being able to drink water since I was on strict no food or water fasting after midnight. I drank water ’til it was 11:59 PM. Haha! Oscar and I woke up around 5AM. Well, he found me awake moving about the room, cleaning. I clean when I’m nervous or stressed. I was scheduled to be brought down to the OB Complex for prep at 6AM, delivery at …

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Joaquin’s Birth Story Pt. 1

Hi everyone! Sorry for my blogging break. We’ve been terribly busy physically and emotionally because of our newborn! I had a repeat cesarean section two weeks ago because it showed on my 36th week ultrasound that my baby boy is a bit big for his age and my lower uterine segment has thinned below what my OB-GYN was comfortable with that would allow me to do a VBAC. Today was supposed to be my due date! But our little boy, Joaquin, is 3 weeks old now and we’re all just so in love with him! Let me share to you …