Throughout my pregnancy I had researched birthing techniques for many hours and had written what I thought was, a perfect birth plan. I wanted a water birth after looking at the benefits and discovering the hospital I had chosen did indeed have a large tub. 1,611 more words
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Disclaimer: I believe that it is every mother’s right to choose what is best for her labor and delivery. I also realize that every individual circumstance is uniquely different. 2,088 more words
An epidural might be your secret weapon against postpartum depression.
A Chinese study found that women who received epidural anesthesia during a vaginal delivery had a much lower risk for postpartum depression than women who didn’t. 190 more words