You may be fascinated by what it’s like to have a baby, whether you’ve got one, are expecting one, will soon or one day watch someone have one, or never plan on being a parent. knowing what childbirth feels like will help to inform, prepare, and empower those who have yet to take that leap. … Continue reading What giving birth really feels like, according to experienced moms
Maternal mortality or maternal death is when a woman dies from anything having to do with pregnancy. It can happen while a woman is pregnant, during labor and delivery. In developing countries, there are a number of reasons women die in childbirth, which are rooted in poverty, inequality and sexism. The majority of women die in … Continue reading Why do women still die in childbirth?
Breastfeeding is considered to be the best nutritional option for a newborn. When you have insufficient breast milk after birth, you might feel you’re lacking in giving your baby the start they need. It’s natural to worry that you’re not producing enough milk when your new born wants to nurse after delivery. Delay in milk … Continue reading Tips to quicken lactation after childbirth.
Pain during labor is caused by contractions of the muscles of the uterus and by pressure on the cervix. This pain can be felt as strong cramping in the abdomen, groin, back, pressure on the bladder and bowels as well as achy feelings. Some women experience pain in their sides or thighs as well. How … Continue reading Ways to manage labor pain