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birthing pool

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(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) a large bath in which a woman can give birth
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Women opting for labour care in the midwifery-led unit can make use of facilities which are amongst the best the UK with four birthing pools and double beds in every room for new parents to stay together.
No doubt the Duchess is dusting off the birthing plan she drew up before having George, in which she'll have stated her preferences on everything from the use of birthing pools and gas and air, to delayed cord clamping and even what kind of music she wanted in her room.
She added: "In the rooms, there's just everything in there, TVs, iPods, birthing pools, mood lighting.
BABIES are being put at risk of legionnaires' disease by mums-to-be defying a ban on home birthing pools.
from birthing pools to family rooms and even new midwifery-led units.
They can bid for en-suite facilities, rooms where dads can stay overnight or a wider range of facilities available like birthing pools.
Birthing pools are for moms who are fools, And for fishes that swim in the deep.
Mrs Russell has been working with Worcestershire Acute NHS Hospitals Trust on her research, and in the past 18 months water births within the trust have doubled with more women using birthing pools for pain relief during labour.
Lorraine met staff, new mums and mums-to-be at the unit, which has six birthing rooms, two birthing pools and a four-bed post-natal ward.
Birthing pools and labour rooms designed to look like home will be available at a Welsh hospital when a new maternity facility is completed.
A spokesman said: "We will be creating a centre of excellence for mother and baby with birthing pools, family rooms, 3D scanning, baby massage and breast-feeding classes.
Health officials in Britain reported that three infants have died in the last two years after deliveries in birthing pools.