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Free Birth: Mom Reveals Her Unassisted Home Birth Story

Create: 07/25/2017 - 09:07
Mom Reveals Her Unassisted Home Birth Story
The unassisted childbirth video that's gone viral. On 13th May 2014, Taylor was filmed delivering her son Klyde, by herself, on her bathroom floor. The video was uploaded to Youtube and quickly went viral, attracting over 5.4 million views. Here, mum Taylor explains her controversial birth choice.
 

What Should I Bring with Me to the Hospital When Going Into Labor?

Create: 05/04/2017 - 03:36
What Should I Bring with Me to the Hospital When Going Into Labor?
Usually three weeks before your due date or sooner, you should prepare a bag with everything you think you will need at the hospital so that your are ready to go as soon as your baby is ready to arrive. 
 
A few suggestions to get you started is first of all your health card to get registered in your arrival to the hospital. Be sure to pack a charger for your smartphone. You'll want to call your friends and family to inform them up your newest addition. 
 

8 Old Wives' Tales on How to Induce Labour Naturally

Create: 04/30/2017 - 15:56
8 Old Wives' Tales on How to Induce Labour Naturally
You're overdue, uncomfortable and just want that baby out! There’s a never-ending list of things that are rumored to help pregnant women induce labour. It’s rather common for pregnant moms to try these old wives’ tales out as a desperate attempt to get labour started. 
 
Before we take a look at these options, know that I am not a doctor or health care professional. It is imperative that you speak with your doctor or midwife before you try any of these methods for the health of you and your baby.
 

What Happens During Vaginal Delivery and C-Section?

Create: 03/30/2017 - 07:25
What Happens During Vaginal Delivery and C-Section?
When you're in the second stage of labor -- delivery -- you are mere minutes to a couple hours away from meeting your baby. If you're having a natural birth, you'll push hard during your contractions and rest in between them. And if you happen to poop during all that pushing, don't worry! It happens. Your care team should let you get into whatever delivery position feels best to you, like lying on your back, kneeling, squatting, or getting on your hands and knees.
 

Best Friends Give Birth Minutes Apart at Same Hospital

Create: 03/29/2017 - 12:53
Best Friends Give Birth Minutes Apart at Same Hospital
If your best friend has ever had a baby, you probably know just how exciting those moments are. But imagine having a baby at the same time as your best friend, in the same hospital, at the same hour.
 
They were best friends through thick and thin and, just recently, childbirth. 22-year-olds Alex Hankins and Amanda Irvine were thrilled to learn they were both pregnant at the same time, their due dates were just weeks apart. 
 

Countdown to Baby: What Really Happens During Labor

Create: 03/24/2017 - 13:00
Countdown to Baby: What Really Happens During Labor
You'll call your doctor when you start having contractions or notice other clues your baby's on the way. Don't be surprised if your doc gives you the OK to veg at home for the first few hours. If so, you can rest, hang out with your family, or even go for a short walk if you're up for it.
 
You'll time your contractions and keep tabs on whether they're getting more powerful and closer together. Keep your doctor in the loop. She'll tell you when it's time to go to the hospital or birth center. Call her right away if you think your water broke.

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