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Author Gabriel, Cynthia, author.

Title Natural hospital birth : the best of both worlds / Cynthia Gabriel ; foreword by Timothy R.B. Johnson, M.D., OB-GYN.

Publication Info. Beverly, MA : Harvard Common Press, an imprint of The Quarto Group, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's, Parents' Shelf    j 618.45 GAB 2018    DUE 05-28-19
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's, Parents' Shelf.
Edition Second edition.
Description 272 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-267) and index.
Contents You can do it -- Feeling safe -- Getting attached to your birth plan -- Creating a supportive team -- Extra support for special circumstances -- What labor feels like: a guide to sensations -- Early labor: at home -- A variation on early labor: when your waters break before contractions -- Active labor: taking your time -- Active labor: coping with meaningful pain -- Active labor: when progress slows -- Active labor: concerns about your baby's heart rate -- Pushing and giving birth -- After labor -- Birth your way.
Summary Offers expectant mothers seeking natural childbirth in a hospital a detailed look at pregnancy and labor, explaining how to create a mutually supportive relationship among birth-care providers and make informed choices.
Subject Childbirth -- Popular works.
Natural childbirth -- Popular works.
ISBN 9781558329171

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