Articles for Tag: "labor"

Do you know what a VBAC is? 
Do you know what a VBAC is?
Many pregnant women who previously had a C-section may expect to have another. But that isn’t always necessary.
Is a waterbirth safe for mom and baby? 
Is a waterbirth safe for mom and baby?
A certified nurse midwife leads research for waterbirth as an option for pain relief during labor and delivery.
When a routine delivery takes a scary turn 
When a routine delivery takes a scary turn
A nurse’s quick thinking made all the difference for this mom and baby.
What to know ahead of a labor induction 
What to know ahead of a labor induction
This may be recommended when labor has not started on its own or if there are concerns for the health of the birthing parent or baby.
How to make a C-section easier  Featured
How to make a C-section easier
Ways you can help feel more in control of your labor.
When twins share more than just DNA 
When twins share more than just DNA
Learn about a rare but serious complication that can occur in utero.
10 embarrassing questions pregnant women should ask  Featured
10 embarrassing questions pregnant women should ask
No matter how offbeat or shocking, health care experts say that moms-to-be should go ahead and inquire.