Safe Prevention of the Primary Cesarean Section

Yesterday, I was talking to one of the moms who came to us for her first check up in this pregnancy, and she said something to me that blew my mind away. She told me that in her last pregnancy, she set into labor, and that her bag of waters broke after a few hours of labor. Contractions were coming a...

Childbirth Preparation Classes: Do they help?

Historically, the purpose of childbirth education classes was to prepare childbearing women for birth and to teach them tools to manage pain during labor. While this is still one of the many things taught in Lamaze and other childbirth preparation classes, the childbirth educator now also includes...