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How to Induce Labor Naturally

January 25, 2018

While pregnancy does have its happy moments, there comes a time after 37 weeks where full-term mothers-to-be just can’t wait to deliver that bundle of joy. After a long uncomfortable pregnancy, it is understandable for both parents to want to help move things along. While there are medical ways to induce labor, many women prefer […]

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What to Expect after having a Caesarean Section

January 25, 2018

During 2007, some 32 percent of all babies born in the United States were delivered by Cesarean section. The reasons why are varied, but with roughly a one in three chance of having to undergo this operation, expectant mothers may naturally harbor concerns over what to expect after having a Cesarean section. Types of delivery […]

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Natural Childbirth – Natural

January 25, 2018

If we think about how the universe created us, hence, being a woman, being pregnant and being able to give birth to a baby; natural childbirth is infinitely meant to be. Our bodies are programmed to bear children, it is what women have been doing for thousands of years. Needless to say, we didn’t use […]

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Childbirth Options Overview of the Bradley Method

January 25, 2018

If natural childbirth is important to you, the Bradley method may be the way to go. This method can help to you to work through labor and delivery and minimize the pain that is often associated with childbirth. The breathing techniques and exercises associated with the Bradley method may help you not only through labor […]

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Different Birthing Options

January 25, 2018

A few decades ago, the only option for giving birth was on your back, in a hospital. Husband waited outside. Medicines were often administered, and you did not have much influence on the birth of your child. Today, there are many options for birthing, depending on the wishes of the mother. Many women opt for […]

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How Long until Labor Starts when 2 Cm Dilated

January 24, 2018

Anyone who has ever been pregnant will tell you no two pregnancies are the same. From conception to delivery and post delivery, there are no two that are identical. There are some things, however, all pregnant women will experience on the road from labor to birth.  The dilation of their cervix is one of them. […]

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Childbirth Options Overview of the Bradley Method

January 24, 2018

The Bradley Method of child birth is a method of natural child birth (without pain medication) that is based on the idea that natural child birth provides the best for the baby. Dr. Robert A. Bradley, the creator of this method, believed that a child who is born this way will be in the healthiest […]

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What Dads need to Pack for a Hospital Delivery

January 24, 2018

It is time to get ready for that all important trip to the hospital.  This is Dad’s time to shine.  He can be supportive, prepared and ready to do anything that is required of Super Dad.  It all begins with packing the bag and having it ready to go. An unprepared Dad may never hear […]

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January 24, 2018

Homebirth is the process of giving birth to your baby in your own home. While it may sound taboo to many, for some its the way they wish to welcome their new family addition into the world. When pondering your childbirth options, study the pros and cons of homebirth carefully before making a decision. Make […]

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Birthing Options available to Women

January 24, 2018

Having a baby is an incredibly exciting time in a woman’s life. Unconditional love takes on a whole new meaning when carrying a baby inside for nine months. As the mother experiences morning sickness, strange cravings and watching her body in ways she never realized was possible, she learns to love this little person she’s […]

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