Have you ever wondered how does a baby breathe during water birth until he gets in contact with the air? Well, the process is rather interesting!
Lots of persons feel comfortable and relaxed when they are in the water. Maybe this is happening also because we all start our lives surrounded by liquid in the womb, and this familiar situation accompanies us throughout our lives.
Even if the possible due date was calculated based on the ultrasound examination or the last menstruation, you shouldn`t have full confidence in it. Only 4% from all babies are born exactly at the calculated date, while 96% of them are born a few days or weeks before or after the due date.
Your life is about to change significant. Maybe you don`t think there`ll be days when you won`t have a bit of time for you to drink a tea or watch a magazine. Just wait and see! We advise you to take advantage of the last few free months and to do some things that you`ll not have the time and energy to enjoy, like pampering, sex or shopping.
Natural birth, or vaginal birth at it`s also known, is perhaps the oldest method of bringing a baby into this world. Even if Caesarean birth has become a trend and began of collecting more and more adherents in the modern era, there are still strong and courageous women, who don`t fear pain and want to have control over their body when they give birth. Here`s what you should know about natural birth and what are its phases!
The World Health Organization defines prematurity as the children born before the week 37 of pregnancy, after the mother had her last menstrual period.
Have you asked the following question by now: “Why are babies born premature?” If you are like all the future mothers – concerned for their pregnancy and their baby`s health – then you most definitely have.
How long does it take for C-section to heal? How long do you stay in hospital after C-section? How long after C-section can you drive or how long after C-section can I take a bath? These are all questions for which any woman that chooses Caesarean birth as an option of delivery needs an answer. Continue reading
Epidural anesthesia is the most common method of pain relief during labor. More than 50% of women require epidural before birth. Continue reading
Have you ever wondered how long does it take to become a doula? Well, if this is a question for which you need an answer, you should continue your reading. Continue reading