Not-The-Onion Dept.: Hawaii woman plans water-birth in ocean with dolphin as midwife

Not-The-Onion Dept.: Hawaii woman plans water-birth in ocean with dolphin as midwife
Shark-bait waiting to happen. (Image: YouTube via Daily Mail)

[Ed. – Because who wouldn’t want to give birth to a child who speaks “dolphin?”]

A pregnant woman is planning on having “dolphin-assisted” water birth in the ocean, despite experts warning of the possible dangers.

Spiritual healer Dorina Rosin and her partner Maika Suneagle are appearing in the documentaryExtraordinary Births to chronicle the woman’s journey of giving birth in the sea with a dolphin as a midwife, as reported by The Daily Mail. Experts say the plan poses the risk of other local marine life, like a great white shark, showing up in the water.

The couple run a healing retreat and view nature as a healing power. The pair says they believe their baby will be able to speak “dolphin.”

The couple says prior to the birth, Rosin took part in a  38-week blessing which she swims in the water alongside dolphins. They say the choice of birth environment is a more relaxing and natural way, despite warnings.

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