Articles in Labor and birth:

  1. Birth

    The golden hour

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    You've anxiously awaited nine long months to meet the munchkin growing inside of you, but it's the first hour after birth — dubbed...
  2. Coping Techniques

    Are you scared of labor?

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    A recent study published in the British Journal of Gynecology shows moms who were afraid of labor had labors that lasted an...
  3. Preparation

    Is it really labor?

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    Wondering how on earth you'll know when labor has really started? You're not alone. Childbirth educator and doula, Ami Burns, has...
  4. Coping Techniques

    5 Reasons to Tweet during labor

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    TMI and social media like Twitter and Facebook go hand-in-hand, but there are actually benefits to sharing your labor and delivery...
  5. Preparation

    When home birth doesn’t work out

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    A home birth is a big deal — and when it doesn't go as planned, it can be stressful and depressing. Here's why a home birth may...
  6. Labor Induction

    Having sex to induce labor

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    There are a lot of old wives’ tales about how to naturally start labor, but here’s one that’s the most fun – sex! Sex can be a great...
  7. Home birth

    Why are home births on the rise?

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    Despite the fact that advances in medical technology march on, the number of mommies-to-be opting for childbirth at home has...