Labor and Childbirth

Natural Birth Using Bradley Method

The Bradley method is designed to control labor when a woman is delivering her baby naturally. With this system, it […]

Induced Labor Ending in C-Section

The intent of inducing labor is for the labor process to begin quickly. After the woman is induced, it is […]

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Cleft Lip and Palate Termination of Pregnancy

Cleft lip and palate is something that can cause a great deal of problems for a baby after they are […]

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Gestational Age and Induction of Labor for Prolonged Pregnancy

Gestational age refers to the length of a pregnancy. It is determined by measuring the time starting at the last […]

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Fetal Distress During Braxton Hicks

Anything that causes the flow of oxygen to be disrupted can cause fetal distress in an unborn baby. Fetal distress […]

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Is Treatment for Ectopic Pregnancy Considered Abortion?

Treatment for an ectopic pregnancy is not considered to be the same as an abortion. This pregnancy occurs when the […]

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Pregnancy Contractions without Water Breaking

One of the common signs that a woman is going into labor is when her water breaks. This occurs when […]

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Cesarean Section: Length of Procedure

When a cesarean section is performed, an incision is made in the abdominal wall and the uterus. Over the past […]

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Management of Cephalopelvic Disproportion during Labor

Cephalopelvic disproportion occurs when the baby’s head is too big to fit through the pelvis of the mother during the […]

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Braxton Hick’s Contractions Feel Like Menstrual Cramps

One thing that many women experience while they are pregnant is Braxton hick’s contractions. These contractions, like most things with […]