Labor and Childbirth
Your doctor has measured you and told you that you are 1 to 2 centimeters dilated, but what does that look like? Before labor starts a woman can begin to dilate and efface. When active labor begins, she will dilate from 1 cm all the way to 10 cm. Once she is at 10 cm she can start pushing.» Read more » Read more » Read more
At the end of pregnancy, many moms look for a way to bring on labor. Keep in mind that babies come when they are ready, but when your body shows signs of readiness you can sometimes give it a nudge to get things going.
You’re pregnant and trying to decide what you want to do when it comes to childbirth. You may have thought about having a natural childbirth but are afraid that you won’t be able to handle it. There are so many benefits to natural childbirth for both mom and baby, and lots of different approa» Read more
If you’re a mom that wants to have natural childbirth, you’ve probably heard a few annoying comments. Here are some of the most annoying comments people make about natural childbirth.
If you are past your due date you might be interested in trying some recipes to help kick start labor. Here are 9 recipes that may kick start labor.