alternative birthing

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Noun1.alternative birthing - a method of childbirth that avoids intrusive high-tech medicine in favor of more natural and homely settings
accouchement, childbearing, childbirth, vaginal birth - the parturition process in human beings; having a baby; the process of giving birth to a child
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Examples include alternative birthing classes such as HypnoBirthing[R], (5) Calmbirth[R], (6) Lamaze classes, (7) doula services (8,9) and numerous other natural birth options.
The physiological model of birth includes complete mobility, upright and alternative birthing positions, immediate skin-to-skin contact between baby and mother after birth, and delayed cord clamping.
com)-- Creative Bird Productions today announced the launch of its video documentary series, “Catchin' Babies,” which sheds light on alternative birthing options for women and attempts to remove the stigma attached to home birth.
Alternative birthing choices are effective and safe, allow professionally trained midwives to work, and provide women both freedom of choice and a personalized and rewarding birthing experience.
Femail looks at alternative birthing techniques that aid in pain- free labour
The closure is with immediate effect and the two expectant mothers who were due to have their baby at Berwick Infirmary are being supported in making an alternative birthing plan.
They will receive support in choosing to have their babies at an alternative birthing centre of their choice.

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