When the Selfish author was pregnant with both her daughter, North, and son, Saint, she suffered from a “high-risk pregnancy.”
While pregnant with Nori in 2012, Kim had preeclampsia, forcing her to deliver 6 weeks early.
She also had her placenta attach to her uterus, which is called placenta accreta, forcing the doctor to manually detach it.
“My mom was crying; she had never seen anything like this before,” Kim wrote in a blog post
. “My delivery was fairly easy, but then going through that – it was the most painful experience of my life!”