Welcome to GIVETAXFREE.ORG - NON-PROFIT Crowdfunding Site
Welcome to GIVETAXFREE.ORG - NON-PROFIT Crowdfunding Site
givetaxfree.org

LOUISE THOMPSON reveals what really happened during childbirth ordeal: I was refused a c-section and nearly bled to death after my womb tore – but my fight for survival had only just begun [Video]

Categories
Emergency Medical Procedures

, updated

Louise Thompson has endured a lot of trauma over the past four years.

The former Made in Chelsea star turned fitness influencer ended 2020 with a miscarriage. 

She then became pregnant again with her son Leo, undergoing an agonising labour that culminated in an emergency caesarean. 

Medics took three hours to staunch a haemorrhage, during which Thompson lost three-and-a-half litres of blood: more than three quarters of her body’s volume. She later found out it was because her womb had torn.

‘I heard a cry as Leo came out, but I didn’t care that I had a child. I genuinely believed every second I was bleeding to death,’ she says softly. ‘I kept turning to [my fiancé] Ryan [Libbey, who owns a personal-training company] and asking him whether I was still alive – I didn’t believe I could be. No one gave us any reassurance; it was all like some …

       

What you need to know about GIVETAXFREE.ORG
What you need to know about GIVETAXFREE.ORG
givetaxfree.org