How many C-sections can a woman have to be safe? Although there wasn`t enough studies made to outline a limit in the number of Caesarean births that can be safely performed, most women can have 3 such births. Each Caesarean surgery is usually more complicated than the previous one.
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 WHO 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
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
Childbirth can trigger a mixture of emotions of joy and happiness, sometimes combined with anxiety or fear. Also, this might lead to something unexpected – depression. So, “How do I know if I have postpartum depression,” you may wonder! Continue reading
Water birth is increasingly requested by mothers all over the world. Unlike the traditional method, this is less painful, it runs faster and is more relaxing for the mother. Continue reading
“I`m afraid of labor, so I`ll choose Caesarean birth,” “I don`t want to feel any pain, so I`ll choose epidural anesthesia.” Do you recognize yourself among women that believe so about natural birth? Were there such thoughts that came into your mind? You aren`t alone in this situation! Continue reading
In the last few weeks of pregnancy, there`s no bigger emotion than the near due date. Although the impatience grows from one day to another, unfortunately no one can predict an exact date of birth. So, each woman needs to follow the signs that her body is showing just before the moment of delivery. While some of these symptoms can appear a few days or weeks before birth, others ones manifest just a few hours in advance. Continue reading