Who You Should Have in Delivery Room | Pregnancy

So, who should you have with you when you give birth? The most important thing is to have a labor companion. This labor companion can be your life partner, a family member, a friend, anyone who is there to support you in having the type of birth that you would like to have. It’s really […]

Sutter Amador Hospital – Labor, Delivery & Recovery

FEMALE SPEAKER: This is one of our labor, delivery, recovery, and postpartum rooms. These rooms are designed so that you can stay in one place throughout your entire time in the hospital. Take a look around. The rooms are large and spacious with lots of natural light and views of the outdoors. Each labor, and […]

CPMC Mission Bernal | Birth Center | Labor & Delivery 360 tour

[MUSIC PLAYING] INTERVIEWER: This is one of our new labor and delivery rooms in the Mission Bernal neighborhoods. Take a look around. As you can see, our rooms are large and spacious with lots of natural light and outdoor views. Each room is completely private with its own bathroom and shower. We even have labor […]

Sutter Medical Center Sacramento – Labor and Delivery

FEMALE SPEAKER: This is one of our labor and delivery rooms. Take a look around. The rooms are large and spacious with lots of natural light and views of the outdoors. Each room is completely private with its own bathroom and shower. There’s a comfy, completely adjustable bed for mom and seating for visitors who […]

Contractions Labor How to Check? Premature Labor Birth Contractions Pregnant Labor

How to Check for Contractions Premature Labor (Preterm Labor) Checking for contractions is a key way of spotting early labor. 1 Place your fingertips on your abdomen. 2 If you feel your uterus tightening and softening, that’s a contraction. 3 Time your contractions. Write down the time when a contraction starts, and write down the […]

Positions That Help with Labor Pain | Pregnancy

Good positions to use for effective pain management during labor. There are a lot of things that you can do to handle the sensations of labor. Movement is really important during labor and birth. One thing you want to consider is to use upright, gravity-friendly positions to help bring your baby down. You want to […]

CPMC Mission Bernal | Birth Center | Labor & Delivery 360 tour

[MUSIC PLAYING] INTERVIEWER: This is one of our new labor and delivery rooms in the Mission Bernal neighborhoods. Take a look around. As you can see, our rooms are large and spacious with lots of natural light and outdoor views. Each room is completely private with its own bathroom and shower. We even have labor […]

What No One Tells You about Childbirth | Pregnancy

Birth is a normal, physiological process just like yawning, breathing, stretching, peeing, pooping, farting. All of that stuff that our bodies normally do on our own, birth is also a normal, physiological process. It just takes a little bit more effort, like more position changing, more movement, more stretching of organs, and just more effort […]

How Long Does it Take to Give Birth After Water Breaks?

How long does it take to give birth after water breaks? It doesn’t matter if you are in labor or not. If your water breaks, you need to get to the hospital, though likely you can wait until after the last shower you’ll have for a while. I know the water breaking means the amniotic […]

Sutter Amador Hospital – Labor, Delivery & Recovery

FEMALE SPEAKER: This is one of our labor, delivery, recovery, and postpartum rooms. These rooms are designed so that you can stay in one place throughout your entire time in the hospital. Take a look around. The rooms are large and spacious with lots of natural light and views of the outdoors. Each labor, and […]