Get Me Out: A History of Childbirth
from the Garden of Eden to the Sperm Bank
Her individuality cannot be easily established in the two-in-one corporeal entity of the birthing body, control over the body is problematic in the physical, medical and social terrains of birth and importantly here, questions of pain and consequent loss of 'control' haunt childbirth
Permission to access the childbirth
unit was obtained from the Provincial Research Committee, Hospital Manager and the unit manager.
One chapter entitled "I hate the snow" brings the rarely reported perspective of a 12-year-old child, who saw his mother dying in childbirth
in their remote mountain village.
Sarah said: "It seems baffling to me we still live in a world where, every minute, a woman dies in childbirth
Rose was joined in Cape Town by WRA leaders from 17 countries--including Burkina Faso, Malawi, Nigeria, South Africa and Zambia--who uphold maternal health is a human right and underscore that a woman's risk of dying in childbirth
is 1 in 26 in Africa, as compared to 1 in 7,300 in industrialised regions.
The pool can be used during both labour and childbirth
by women who have had a straightforward pregnancy without complications.
advocates beg to differ, and make some good points, including the benefits of not giving big drugs to tiny infants and the fact that birth is, after all, a natural occurrence -- albeit one that feels like being drawn and quartered.
But for the majority who seek first time childbirth
classes, they are coming to it blindfolded.
A I definitely do not think childbirth
classes are a waste of time.
and Kimberly-Clark have expanded their relationship through a charter sponsorship of the new iVillage Childbirth
Education Connection program.
Mothers Know Best is an anthology of 1,001 tips, trips, techniques, and advice tidbits concerning pregnancy, childbirth
and the first year of raising a baby, all from mothers, to mothers around the world.
Journey Into Motherhood is an anthology of pregnancy and childbirth
stories that emphasizes the positive.
Background on Nevirapine to Prevent HIV Transmission in Childbirth
The researchers stress that their findings do not indicate a causal relationship between sexual problems after childbirth
and postpartum depression.