Natural Hospital Birth : : the Best of Both Worlds
Book - 2018 Parent Shelf 618.45 Ga, Adult Book / Nonfiction / Health & Fitness / Pregnancy & Childbirth / Gabriel, Cynthia 1 On Shelf 2 requests on 3 copies
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Call Number: Parent Shelf 618.45 Ga, Adult Book / Nonfiction / Health & Fitness / Pregnancy & Childbirth / Gabriel, Cynthia
On Shelf At: Downtown Library
|Location||Call Number||Branch||Item Status|
|Downtown Kids Parent Shelf||Parent Shelf 618.45 Ga||Downtown Library||On Shelf|
|Malletts Adult Books||Adult Book / Nonfiction / Health & Fitness / Pregnancy & Childbirth / Gabriel, Cynthia||Malletts Creek Branch||Due 02-02-2021|
|Westgate Adult Books||Adult Book / Nonfiction / Health & Fitness / Pregnancy & Childbirth / Gabriel, Cynthia||Westgate Branch||Due 12-16-2020|
You can do it -- Feeling safe -- Getting attached to your birth plan -- Creating a supportive team -- Extra support for special circumstances -- What labor feels like: a guide to sensations -- Early labor: at home -- A variation on early labor: when your waters break before contractions -- Active labor: taking your time -- Active labor: coping with meaningful pain -- Active labor: when progress slows -- Active labor: concerns about your baby's heart rate -- Pushing and giving birth -- After labor -- Birth your way.
Offers expectant mothers seeking natural childbirth in a hospital a detailed look at pregnancy and labor, explaining how to create a mutually supportive relationship among birth-care providers and make informed choices.
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Helped me to prep submitted by annikajoyce on August 27, 2020, 3:51pm I was unable to attend a birthing class while pregnant and this book was extremely helpful in providing knowledge about preparation and the actual event of labor. It has guidelines about writing a birth plan and helpful techniques to practice during labor. My only caution is that it is very blatantly biased in favor of all natural birthing techniques (and opposed to intervention).
Beverly, MA : Harvard Common Press, an imprint of The Quarto Group, 2018.
Year Published: 2018
Description: 272 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Childbirth -- Popular works.
Natural childbirth -- Popular works.