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Preparing for Delivery

Labor and delivery can be a landmark moment in a woman's life; however, until you've been there and done that it can seem pretty mysterious. We’ve gathered the following articles from multiple sources to help you learn what to expect from labor.

What to Expect During Childbirth
Birth Consultants: What Are They and Why Do You Need One

Hiring a birth consultant sounds like something you'd hear of in a comedy movie, but it's ...
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5 Tips to Make the Most of Your Hospital Tour

If you plan to deliver at a hospital you’ll likely be invited to take a tour of the ...
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In That Moment, My World Fell Apart: Part Four of My VBAC Journey

Up until the moment I needed her — like really needed her — I felt sort of ...
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Giving Birth Hurts! Try These 6 Comfort Techniques for Labor

Whatever your method, the act of labor hurts. A lot.

Your body’s method of ...
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Should You Try a Walking Epidural?

When I was pregnant with my first daughter, I chose a nurse-midwife for my healthcare ...
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The Crazy Way Music Can Help You Give Birth Faster

Probably one of the nicest things about having four kids is the fact that, with ...
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