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Getting Ready For Labor and Delivery

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Perhaps one of the most memorable moments a woman could have in her entire life is having a baby. Getting ready for labor and delivery for the baby is very important because this is a matter of life and death situation. You really can’t afford to make any mistakes here because if a mistake is done it might become dangerous for the baby and the mother. For those couple s that still expects a baby, getting into situation will become confusing because you will tend to lose your calm. This is always natural if it is the couple’s first experience when it comes to this situation.

So, it would be advisable for these couple to know what is really needed to be done whenever this situation comes. There are many helpful tips that you can get from websites online. This is really advisable especially for the husband who is going to be a daddy soon. Labor is not limited to packing the things needed by the woman, it is more than that. An expectant husband should be always prepared for whenever the labor starts; he should be alert and most importantly is that to remain to be calm. He should be very supportive in this situation.
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Father’s role in pregnacy and baby birth

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In the past father’s role in babybirth and pregnancy process was finally brought to where it belonged: next to the mother. With the advent of the Bradley birthing methods, fathers were finally given something important to do. They became “coaches” for the birthing event, and their need to be needed was fulfilled.

Yet, the nine long months ahead of the “world series” game is a difficult and vague time for the men in our lives. Fathers really have no concept of how we feel physically and emotionally during this time, so they need our help and direction to create a safe and friendly environment for the mother-to-be and the child. Men need to feel part of the wonderful process to establish a relationship with the unborn child early on. Continue reading

Natural childbirth

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Natural childbirth

I guess every pregnant woman who is care about her health and her baby have listened a tern natural childbirth. So what natural birth is?

In several words natural baby birth is birth without any medication at all, when woman relys only on controlled breathing and relaxation techniques.

Many moms-to-be choose natural birth to avoid risk that medications can pose for the baby or mom. Doctors won’t tell you this, but pain medications can affect your labor — your blood pressure may drop, your labor may slow down or speed up, you may become nauseous, and you may feel a sense of confusion and lack of control. So you have a choice – natural childbirth.

In case you decided to opt natural baby birth you can choose a non-hospital facility such as birth center. Continue reading

How to calculate baby due date?

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How to calculate due date
How to calculate due date

How to calculate due date

When I got known I’m pregnant I tried to find out due date – the day which will be my baby’s birthday. I think this question is interesting for every mom. Let’s see how to calculate due date.

Your Pregnancy period – the happy period when you are waiting for your baby in average equals 280 days and it is calculated from the first day of your last normal menstrual period.

Pregnancy is usually lasts 40 weeks or 10 lunar months or 9 calendar months.

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