Home Pregnancy Labor, Delivery & Miscarriages

Labor, Delivery & Miscarriages

There are many things that you need to prepare for the brief period of labor. You have various options mentioned in your birth plan. Whether you must opt for a c section or a natural delivery, is not what your doctor has to say. Kegels and breathing techniques are natural and extremely effective ways to cope with labor pain.

Miscarriage is an emotional and physical mishap a woman deals with. Abortion procedures and natural remedies for abortion are extremely sensitive topics. One must only rely on a medical practitioner for deciding anything regarding it.

What Is A Doula And What Do They Do?

What Is A Doula And What Do They Do?

Every woman wants her best friend to be there at her every special event in her life. But can the best friend handle labor? During labor and after that you may require a doula...
7 Signs Of False Labor Every Pregnant Woman Should Know

7 Signs Of False Labor Every Pregnant Woman Should Know

Every woman undergoes false labor.When you are near your due date, every movement makes you feel anxious about the start of labor.You already go through a lot of mock drills due to the Braxton Hicks....
Childbirth Classes: Lamaze Classes, Bradley method, Hypnobirthing

Childbirth Classes: Lamaze Classes, Bradley method, Hypnobirthing

For graduating as parents, you need to attend a few childbirth education classes. Yes, to your amazement or relief, there are childbirth classes that teach you the first steps to becoming a parent.These classes are...
How Long Does Labor Last? What's The Average Labor Time?

How Long Does Labor Last? What’s The Average Labor Time?

PrecapHow long does labor last? Active labor (when you feel rapid contractions) lasts for 7 hours. Early labor can last for 18 hours in the first pregnancy. The average length of labor is 6-12...
Home birth: Can I give birth at home?

Home birth: Can I give birth at home?

A woman might find it more comfortable to be inside her known environment, like mamma birdy in her nest, giving birth to her baby. With the help of a midwife and labor coach, it...
How To Create A Birth Plan: FREE Birth Plan Template

How To Create A Birth Plan: FREE Birth Plan Template

A birth plan is a list of preferences about the course of events during labor. First-time moms have to predict what all can possibly happen and plan accordingly. For this reason, expecting mothers should...
Why do you fast before Caesarean?

Why Do You Fast Before Cesarean? [Fasting Before C-Section Facts]

PrecapPregnant women need to fast before an elective C-section for 7-8 hours to enable the abdomen incision. Not having a full stomach prevents vomiting reflex and also makes it easier to operate. You can...
Precipitous Labor: Definition, Risks and Complications

Precipitous Labor: Definition, Risks and Complications

What is precipitous labor? It is the extremely rapid labor leading to the birth of a baby in 3 hours or less than 5 hours.Labor pain is ranked high on the pain ranking list...
Cesarean Risks: Is It Safe To Have C-Section?

Cesarean Risks: Is It Safe To Have C-Section?

Nobody wants to go under the knife especially in a labor room! Your concerns need to look beyond the fear of incision. There are many cesarean risks that make the pain of labor feel...
Inducing labor: When and How Labor Is Induced

Inducing labor

Inducing labor (labor induction) is a procedure in which a doctor or midwife uses methods to stimulate uterine contractions to help go into labor.You may wonder how does suddenly the woman goes into labor...