Natural Ways To Bring On Labour 

Childbirth is one of the most memorable events in the life of a woman. Though characterised by pain, it brings along with it, joys that know no bounds. The entire period of pregnancy can be very delicate for some women and progress smoothly for others. It is the same with labour. Most women panic at the thought…

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Natural Ways To Bring On Labour 
 

The Signs And Stages Of Labour

The process of delivering a baby occurs in many stages and can last from a few minutes to a couple of days. It lasts right from contractions until the baby and the placenta are delivered. It is good for all expectant parents to be well informed of what they are about to experience to make the…

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The Signs And Stages Of Labour
 

Natural Ways To Relieve Pain During Labour

Many women worry a lot about the pain they will feel during labour. It is inevitable that every mother has to face pain during their delivery; the measure of pain could vary from person to person. Being well informed about the entire process and the various steps that can be taken to keep one going…

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Natural Ways To Relieve Pain During Labour
 

Importance And Role Of Birth Partners

A birth partner has nothing much to do in terms of physical or medical assistance. But his/her very presence could itself mean volumes to the mother, something that no doctor or nurse can provide in a labour room. They are: A Representative A partner is someone who knows the patient more than anyone else in…

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Importance And Role Of Birth Partners
 

Giving Birth By Cesarean Section

A cesarean section, also known as a C-section is the procedure where surgery is used to deliver the baby. This medical process is generally necessary when a normal delivery could put the baby or the mother at risk. There are several reasons – twin birth, high blood pressure in the mother, breech position or problems…

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Giving Birth By Cesarean Section
 

Plugged Ducts – Prevention And Treatment

Breastfeeding as a bonding experience is not the same for all women. While some mothers have a smooth sail, others face a lot of difficulties. It’s important to be aware of the problems that may appear at any time. Let us look at one such problem of plugged ducts that is faced by a lot…

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Plugged Ducts – Prevention And Treatment
 

Quit Smoking During Pregnancy 

Smoking can prevent you from getting pregnant in the first place. And if you continue to smoke during pregnancy, the consequences for both mother and child can be severe. For instance, smoking significantly increases the chances of complications, some of which can be fatal for both mother and child. Each cigarette contains over 4000 harmful…

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