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Waterbirth: Immersion in water for labour and/or your baby’s birth

Waterbirth: Immersion in water for labour and/or your baby’s birth When we have aches and pains, are feeling stressed, or are fatigued, there is nothing quite like a nice long soak in the bath to soothe our discomfort, aid relaxation and lift our spirits. The same may be said for immersion in water during [...]

2017-05-26T16:29:15+00:00

Severe perineal trauma: Third and Fourth degree tears

Severe perineal trauma: Third and Fourth degree tears   Sustaining perineal trauma during childbirth is very common, particularly where it is your first vaginal birth. The perineum is the area of skin between the vagina (birth canal) and anus (back passage). During a vaginal birth this area stretches to accommodate the passage of the [...]

2017-05-26T16:29:16+00:00