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Healthy birth practice #5: Get up, stand up (and follow your body’s urge to push)

When left to their own devices, women naturally assume upright positions such as squatting, standing, or kneeling on all fours during the pushing stage. This uses gravity to bring the baby down. When lying on your back, you are actually … Continue reading

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