Planning for Labor & Your Baby’s Birth

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Dec 282011
 
Planning for Labor & Your Baby’s Birth

Some believe that planning for labor as a first-time mother is impossible because you have no idea what it’s like. This makes planning for it seem rather overwhelming and unrealistic. But the fact that you don’t know what will happen is exactly the reason why you need a birth plan. Let’s start by putting out what a birth plan is not; It is not a script for how you want [read more]

Comfort Measures during Labor

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Dec 082011
 
Comfort Measures during Labor

Is labor painful? What kind of pain is it? This is a question I hear so often, the answer to which I am always so glad to give! No pain, no gain is not just a saying for the Gym-goers….It is true to any gain I guess. Pain is a natural and important part of labor. If you have ever asked a woman to describe to you what labor pain [read more]