Dr. Duncan Burkholder Discusses Pain Control during Child Birth

When it comes to the pain of labor we only have three options. Option 1: Breathe through it. There are many women who can do that and it’s really not just because of how tough they are, it’s because of those other things that have to do with weather the labor is difficult or not. […]

What is placental abruption during labor and birth?

A placental abruption is a condition where there’s an area of separation between the placenta and the uterine wall. There can be small placental abruptions, which are clinically insignificant and don’t cause any problems for either the mom or the baby. And there can be very clinically significant large placental abruption, which can cause significant […]

False Labor vs. True Labor – Childbirth Education

Hi, my name is Wendy Nichols. I’m a registered nurse and the childbirth instructor for Signature Medical Group. Today we’re gonna talk about labor: false labor vs. true labor Braxton Hicks contractions, otherwise known as false labor are a tightening sensation or contractions that are happening only in the front of your abdomen you’ll feel […]

Pregnancy Tips : How to Avoid Constipation While Pregnant

Do you have questions that you are afraid to ask our friends or your doctor about your pregnancy? I’m Dr. Jill from Tampa, Florida here to answer those questions that you might be embarrassed to tell others. How to avoid constipation in pregnancy. It is a very common common. About 50% of women suffer from […]

Choosing a Maternity Care Provider

(gentle instrumental music) – Congratulations on your pregnancy. When it comes time to choose where you’ll get your prenatal care you have wonderful options. The provider types we will discuss today include obstetrician, certified nurse-midwife, family medicine physician, and maternal fetal medicine or perinatology specialist. At the end we’ll review helpful questions to ask when […]

Staying Safe for Labor and Delivery

STEPHANIE ARNOLD: I was dead for 37 seconds. I believe me being as proactive as I was helped in my survival; there is no question. I explained my situation and my fears, and she said, “This is plan A with the anesthesia, this is what will happen if there’s an emergency, this is where you […]

Baby’s Head Decapitated During Botched Delivery; NY Medical Malpractice Attorney Explains

A baby’s head is decapitated during the course of delivery. Would you like to learn what happened? Come join me as I share with you this horrific story, coming out of Missouri. Hi. I’m Gerry Oginski. I’m a New York medical malpractice and personal injury trial attorney practicing law here in the state of New […]

Dr. Stacy Brown Talks About the Childbirth Experience

Every day is exciting and differen’t. It’s a diverse, virbrant neighborhood. When a patient comes in with a certain request or desire, it’s about finding the right combination to meet them where they are. Listening to patients about what their expectations are during their prenatal care and trying to be clear about what our expectations […]

Improving C-Section Recovery: The ERAS Program Helps You Heal

(soft upbeat music) – [Narrator] At the University of Michigan, we want to help your Cesarean section recovery go as smoothly as possible. We know having a C-section can be overwhelming. But don’t worry. Your care team will be there to support you every step of the way. Our goal is to make sure that […]

Is home birth safe?

Most of you watching this are lucky enough to have never been pregnant. Myself included. Birth is bloody hard. Well, it looks that way. And if you have to spawn the next generation, you should be able to do it however the GOD DAMN GET THIS THING OUTA ME HOLY CRAP you want. Especially in […]