– [Narrator] This video contains mature and/or graphic content. Parents are advised that these images may not be suitable for young children. – So let’s move on because the birth of a baby. We know it’s such a beautiful thing, but when it comes to life’s events it’s a very intimate experience for most people […]
There are a lot of myths out there, but none of them have actually been shown to really induce labor. Castor oil and spicy food are some of the more common ones. And the thinking is that because they can irritate your bowel, sometimes, they can also irritate your uterus. But the problem is, a […]
I was actually standing up and I just felt this urge — I’d be screaming for the nurse like, Amy, I’m going to push, like I need to push this baby out and literally they were telling me to hold back and don’t push because we were waiting for the doctor. I could see the […]
The placenta is the organ that connects the baby to you. It is the organ through which all your oxygen and nutrient exchange takes place. After the baby is born your body realizes that it doesn’t need the placenta anymore. So once the cord is cut and baby is safely in your arms, the placenta […]
Yeast infections are about as common as creeping on your ex’s instagram page. This topic is repeatedly googled as most of us are ashamed to admit we’ve been visited by the yeaster bunny, and this one ain’t bringing no marzipan eggs. So let’s lay out the big ‘Y’ bare on the table because there’s a […]
(upbeat music) – Who’s a good dog? Who’s a good doggie? (puppy panting and barking) You are. Everyone, meet Debra. Debra is the same size as your 33-week-old baby. Just over 17 inches and four pounds. Unfortunately, that’s where the comparisons stop. Because it’s going to take much longer for you to potty train your […]
If you’re just a little tiny bit scary in the morning before your coffee or tea, you’re probably just a little bit interested in what’s safe and what’s not when it comes to caffeine and your pregnancy. Let me drill that down for you. 200 mg of caffeine a day is A okay according to […]
choose your birth experience and doctor or midwife. Certified doula gives birth and labor tips for pregnant women.