This is my birth story of the planned C-section of my breech baby. It all went well! Learning About the Options for a Breech Baby One night four weeks before…
Giving birth… the end of a journey and the beginning of a completely new one. A very special, fantastic, frightening, painful, intense, joyful, weird moment! Like nothing else I’ve ever experienced. Here you’ll find lots of tips and facts related to childbirth as well as real birth stories.
I wish you a safe and wonderful birth of your child!
For me, giving birth was easy, entirely thanks to the breathing I learned in a prenatal class. I don't know how I would have handled it otherwise...
Learn how to separate so-called Braxton Hicks contractions (false contractions) from real labor. Here's how they feel, what they do and when to worry. During my first successful pregnancy (after…
This is my birth story from 1965. Things were a bit different then. I was scared to give birth but didn't receive much help with it more than strong meds
This is how my natural childbirth in the 90s went. Maybe of interest to someone who is about to give birth today. :-)
Are you worried that giving birth will be more painful than you can bear? Learn about the causes of labor pain and how to reduce the pain.
I didn't feel right, but nobody believed me. Well, my water broke in the wrong place. Here is my birth story of water breaking and lessons learned.
A young mom's premature, traumatic birth story. Preeclampsia, and a tough start for her baby. But all went well in the end!
Cesarean births have doubled over the past 30 years. But how safe are they? Here's what recent studies conclude on cesarean risks and safety.