Labor & Delivery

Women in Labor Shouldn’t Push: For many moms and moms-to-be, it is an absolutely amazing and unexpected news. We associate birth with pain, risk and, of course, strains. There...
18 Important Things to Know before Giving Birth: If you are pregnant, you are probably looking forward to the time when the baby is born. But, in fact, you should expect not only...
Easy Way to Make Childbirth Less Painful: According to the expert, a woman should not think of anything or stay with the husband during labor. This will help make the delivery fast...
Childbirth with Husband Hurts More: The scientists from University College London believe that the fashion for childbirth with husbands can play a bad trick with women. They have...
How to Make Your Husband a Perfect Delivery Room Partner: You are well into pregnancy and it is growing on you that getting baby things bought and deciding on the name are not so...
Gadget Enables Men to Feel Labor Pain: Doctors from China started to provide a special service – they give the husbands of laboring women the opportunity to experience labor pain....
Unaware of Pregnancy Until Delivery – Is It Possible?: Stories about the women, who had not suspected being pregnant before the day of delivery when they learned about it, are...
Labor Pain Intensity Depends on Vitamin D Level: High levels of vitamin D in the body can make labor less painful for women. This is the conclusion reached by scientists from the...
C-section Babies’ Health Risks: C-section babies are more likely than others to suffer from disturbances in metabolism. These babies are distinguished by overweight or obesity...
Labor Augmentation May Lead to Autism: Labor augmentation may lead to autism in a child, according to the scientists from Duke University Medical Center in the U.S. Their study...
Labor Addiction: Experts say that for some women childbirth is a kind of a drug. Many women admit their labor addiction and are eager to have this experience again and again....
5 Delivery Room Tips for Husbands: Delivery day is approaching fast, excitement is mounting and fussy times are ahead. Mother is usually well prepared against the occasion...
When to Go to the Maternity Hospital?: There is time when a woman does not find it easy to determine whether or not she goes into labor and whether she should go to the maternity...
Contracted Pelvis & Giving Birth: According to professional gynecologists, 15% of those who give birth have an anatomically contracted pelvis ...
Labor Pain Intensity Depends on Ethnicity: The fear of painful labor is one of the most common fears among would-be moms. A recent study has shown that the intensity of pain...
Singing Eases Labor Pain: Singing is known to be one of the most effective ways to relax. The fact is that such activity increases the level of endorphins and happiness hormone...
Early Baby Delivery Risks: When you are into the last stage of pregnancy, it’s understandable that you can’t wait until you deliver yourself of the burden and get a cute baby!...
Home Birth Better Than Hospital Birth: The experts at the University of Southampton (UK) believe that home birth reduces the risk of life-threatening bleeding if compared to...
Fear Makes the Delivery Last Longer: Pregnancy is the most exciting, but at the same time pleasant period in a woman's life. Norwegian scientists have revealed an interesting fact:...
Vertical Birth: Such kind of delivery is considered alternative, although a few centuries ago it was traditional. Our great grandmothers did not know other ways. However, everything...
Pain Relief in the Pre-Pushing Labor Period: We have already written about vertical birth and the benefits of vertical position for the mother and the baby. Now Geniuspregnancy.com...
How to Choose the Delivery Date?: The experts from Yale University have analyzed the effect of holidays on the date of birth. They were inspired to conduct this study, when they...
Why Do Women Need to Feel Labor Pain: It might seem that if there is no pain, there is no problem. However, doctors insist that pain is necessary: it forces a woman to complete the...
What Is the Best Delivery Position?: The scientists from the Cochrane Collaboration claim that the woman, who is giving birth, should not lie during the first stage of delivery,...