Pregnancy - Labor
Birth Story: I Almost Lost Them!
I had a somewhat unusual pregnancy. We were living in South Korea when I found out we were expecting twins. We had lived in Hong Kong before and had lots of friends there and we trusted the medical system, as there is ......
Avoiding the Painful Process of Induced Labor
For most pregnant women, the termination of pregnancy is the most difficult part of the process. This is because labor involves a lot of pain. Because of this, most women resort to a C-section delivery, which is far less painful.
Surviving a C-Section
After 42 weeks of pregnancy, two days of undergoing inducement and physical stress on the baby, my daughter was delivered via an emergency C-section.
Choosing to have a Caesarean
Having a Caesarean section is much safer now than it used to be and more mothers these days are choosing to have them...
Heading South
Midwife Louise Davies considers your options when the obstetrician announces that your baby is breech.
A Good Birth
A good birth is one in which you and your partner feel you are having your baby safely, where your wishes are genuinely respected and you feel supported so that you can enjoy the experience...
10 Guidelines For A Stress-Free Labor
Being pregnant is truly exhilarating, especially when the due date is approaching. You must be very anxious right now.
Will Your Labor Stress You Out?
The process of labor and childbirth can be an extremely stressful event, causing potentially untold stress to both mom and her partner...