birthing pool


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birthing pool

n
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) a large bath in which a woman can give birth
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She added: "My waters broke and I was in the birthing pool. We had a really easy first three hours, I thought we would all be home by 7pm.
The Smooth Radio and Classic FM presenter said: "My waters broke and I was in the birthing pool. We had a really easy first three hours, to the point that I thought we would all be home by 7pm.
Now, a source has said that the Duchess of Sussex also wants to have a birthing pool at Frogmore Cottage.
The health board says it has invested PS6m in Prince Charles Hospital to increase the size of the special care baby unit, redevelop two delivery theatres, and create new ensuite delivery rooms to include one birthing pool.
CORRIE star Helen Flanagan lies back in her birthing pool yesterday and shows off her brand her new baby girl.
His lawyers claimed his mother should have been told to leave the birthing pool earlier than she was because her baby's heart was rising.
Got your own room, birthing pool, flexible visiting times and my husband was able to stay overnight to support me.
Gamer Lee Sadler was keen to grab an underwater Pokemon Go character while his partner Agnieszka Sola was delivering their baby in a birthing pool.
"When it came around to the actual birth, it was like a dream - she just popped out in the birthing pool.
Matthew Coughlan, 31, and his wife Eugy, 34, from Childwall, had organised to have a home birth for their first baby together, arranging for care with a midwife and a birthing pool at their home.