Tuesday
Apr102012

Labor Positions

There are many positions used for labor and many women find that the hospital standard of lying on your back with your head elevated is not the most comfortable position for them. This video show you a variety of positions you can use during labor.

Tuesday
Apr102012

Signs and Stages of Labor

These videos will walk you through the signs and stages of labor, showing you what to look for and how you will feel during early labor, active labor, and transition.

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Tuesday
Apr102012

Hypnobabies birth videos

Home birth video

 

Hospital birth video

Monday
Apr092012

Dads and doulas

Doulas support and enhance the relatively new but vitally important role of a father’s increased involvement in the birth of his child. The father-to-be is expected to understand the process and language of birth and hospital protocol, and be able to advocate for his partner and protect her in an environment which is usually as unfamiliar to him as to his partner. There is also often an expectation that he know how and be able to emotionally and physically support his partner throughout her labor. A doula can provide the information needed by parents to make informed decisions and help dad to better and more comfortably provide the support mom needs from him. She can also facilitate communication between the laboring woman, her partner and her medical care providers.

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