Types of labor: how best to give life?

June 24, 2012

 types of birth
 You can give birth not only in a health institution in the traditional way. Some give birth at home in the water, and the other does under hypnosis Hypnosis - ability, sent from above  Hypnosis - ability, sent from above
 And some prefer the old fashioned way to do it in my bed in the presence of a midwife. What are the advantages and disadvantages of different types of labor? And some choose to give birth to her baby?

 Types of labor: how best to give life?

Deliveries under hypnosis

With preparation or without hypnosis can greatly facilitate the process of delivery. Hypnosis helps to ensure that a woman does not focus on the pain, fully experiencing the arrival into the world of her child. During such births female voice midwives, which offers a visual focus on happy images that soothe it. Thus a woman forgets the pain and focus on positive feelings.

Are there any contraindications for childbirth under hypnosis? Any special instructions to this type does not exist, but we must bear in mind that there are people more or less susceptible to hypnosis.

Advantages: some mothers manage to successfully overcome the pain and experience a truly happy childbirth.

Disadvantages: Few midwives know the technique of such delivery.

 Types of labor: how best to give life?

Births standing

In order to have a baby, not necessarily hold the position of lying, because there are several suitable positions. Traditional births are in the position of reclining with her legs spread, but it is not always comfortable for the woman. Professor of yoga and the doctor Bernadette de Gasquet a position described as the worst for the child, because it is not too convenient for women. It proposes to move to the side or to stand on all fours.

The advantage of such a situation is the activity on the part of the woman and her husband, who assumed as a member of childbirth. Minus - medical staff, as a rule, does not accept this position because it promotes the little baby through the birth canal.

 Types of labor: how best to give life?

Home births

This method is very popular because of the fact that it is more natural, because the woman is comfortable for her entourage, and not in a hospital ward. With it, there might be a midwife and her husband that promotes relaxation and reduce fear.

If a woman has no contraindications, ie, no health problems that might complicate the delivery, then you can give birth at home.

The advantages of home birth is precisely the situation that a woman becomes less stressful. Doubtless such births minus - is a risk that the process can go unexpectedly, and you may need assistance to teams of specialists. Keep in mind that the families of the house should in any case be carried out in the presence of skilled health workers.

 Types of labor: how best to give life?

Births in water

Births in the water have a lot of supporters and opponents, are the subject of heated debate and research. Different countries have different attitudes to this, but, for example, in France there is the aqua center, where you can bear in specially equipped conditions in the presence of medical personnel, who are trained to take birth was in the water.

Genera in water may pass in the event that no pregnancy abnormalities. Their advantage is that the woman in the water feels more relaxed. Minus - too few maternity homes and centers around the world equipped for such delivery.

 Types of labor: how best to give life?

Births attended by Dole

Dole - a woman who is present at birth, but it is not a midwife, and she does not have a medical background. Dole provides more support for maternity and psychological care Psychological help: to understand their own rubble ...  Psychological help: to understand their own rubble ...
 By adjusting it to give birth. It is present next to the woman with the onset of labor, accompanies her on the way to the hospital, answers all the questions of medical staff, allowing the woman to step back from this and fully customized for delivery.

Women should fully trust her, and Dole, in turn, should know thoroughly the history of pregnancy, should be aware of all the details of the state of women in labor. Deliveries to Dole - this important event, and look for a suitable person must be at the beginning of pregnancy.

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What to take to the hospital - the recommendations of expectant mothers

June 8, 2008

 What to take to the hospital
 The appearance of a new life is to prepare in advance. As is known, the mother-birth process can catch at unexpected times and in unexpected places. Things to mother and baby, which can be useful in the hospital to collect another 2-3 weeks before the projected date of close. Otherwise, you will need to ask the relatives to do that, of course, may be confused, and did not find, in general, it is better to make the most of the expectant mother.

Things to take with you to the hospital can be divided into those that need the mother, and those that are necessary to the kid.

 What to take to the hospital - the recommendations of expectant mothers

For Mom:

The most important thing you need to remember, and even more, always carry on the ninth month - documents:

  • insurance policy;
  • exchange card with the results of the necessary tests;
  • passport;
  • direction;
  • phone to be always in touch with their families.

If labor is paid, be sure to take the contract.

 What to take to the hospital - the recommendations of expectant mothers

For the period of delivery will need:

  • clock with stopwatch to measure the duration and frequency of contractions;
  • drink (mineral water without gas or herbal tea for delivery);
  • wet wipes;
  • Slippers (washable).

 What to take to the hospital - the recommendations of expectant mothers

After delivery in handy:

  • sanitary napkin Feminine pads - talk about wings  Feminine pads - talk about wings
   high absorbency;
  • bathrobe, home suit, nightgown, pajamas;
  • Two nursing bra (preferably with a zip front);
  • underpants;
  • socks (warm but not woolen);
  • handkerchiefs;
  • Toiletries: soap, shampoo, toilet paper, toothpaste Toothpastes - how to choose?  Toothpastes - how to choose?
 Brush, cream (hypoallergenic, without perfume), and other necessary cosmetics.

You can bring along some entertainment, such as player, crossword puzzles, knitting. In addition, make sure to have a desire to write about the early days of baby's life, the impressions, therefore, notebook, notebook with a pen also will not be superfluous.

 What to take to the hospital - the recommendations of expectant mothers

And of course, things for the baby:

  • diapers (must be taken in small quantities, because you should check how the child will react to them);
  • 2-3 sweaters, vests, tank tops (all cotton);
  • 2-3 blouses with long sleeves;
  • 2-3 pairs of sliders;
  • socks, booties;
  • antitsarapatelnye socks and mittens;
  • a pair of thin and warm (flannel) bonnets;
  • Clothing for a discharge must comply with the season.

All clothing for the baby to be pre-laundered and ironed very carefully in order to avoid allergic reactions and irritation.

There are issues of debate, they refer to the need in the hospital pacifier and the need to finish feeding and dopaivat baby bottle.

Of course, just in case we can take the pacifier, making sure that it is designed specifically for children from birth to three months. But some argue that the use of pacifiers at this early pregnancy can help to ensure that the child is getting used to it, will not be good to take the breast during feeding.

Many young mothers maternity hospitals urgently recommend additional feeding baby bottle. At this point it should be taken as soon as possible more seriously and responsibly. Firstly, if the baby feed mixtures and further dopaivat boiled water or glucose solution Glucose: The energy source  Glucose: The energy source
 There is the risk of dysbiosis, digestive disorders and a fledgling of infection in the body. Secondly, as in the case of pacifier sucking bottles contributes to the formation of wrong habit of sucking. After all, with a pacifier mainly involved only muscles of the cheeks and sucking chest muscles need to work language.

 What to take to the hospital - the recommendations of expectant mothers

Items in hospital

If the rules allow the hospital to bring their own food, you can ask to bring:

  • mineral water without gas;
  • fruit (green apples, bananas);
  • dried fruit (prunes, raisins, but in any case no apricots);
  • boiled meat (nursing mothers should not be eggs and poultry)
  • black tea.

It is recommended that breast-feeding Breast-feeding: feed - and no nails!  Breast-feeding: feed - and no nails!
   do not eat sugar, salt.

 What to take to the hospital - the recommendations of expectant mothers


When it's long-awaited moment of the extract, in the vanity is important not to forget the important things:

  • pick up the card exchange;
  • take a sheet describing the health status of the child (please specify what kind of business procedures, vaccinations, with the introduction of some drugs);
  • inform the children's clinic of the birth of the child, and to invite visiting nurse.

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