Originally Posted by marybethp
Marybeth...as an L&D nurse..my personal opinion is no, dont rent one. I think it can cause more worry than necessary. Because if you dont find the heartbeat you might freak out...and sometimes its just the position of the baby that just make it difficult to hear the heartbeat, but you wouldnt know that, so it might scare you. Just my 2 cents! I hope I made sense.