Placental retention: when the placenta does not come out
Usually, a few minutes after the expulsion of the baby, the placenta comes out spontaneously. Sometimes, the placenta or a piece of it stays inside the uterus. This is called placental retention. How can you recognize this and fix it?
March 6, 2023
Contractions: depicting what they really are
Contractions! Women would love to know what contractions feel like to better prepare themselves and know what to expect. Motherforlife.com will help you solve this mystery.
October 21, 2019
The “swift birth” hormone: What role can oxytocin play in your pregnancy?
The female hormone oxytocin plays an important role from conception all the way to delivery. It can even influence the bond with your baby and your breastfeeding experience.
June 18, 2018
Invasive injection that increases the medicalization of childbirth or God-sent relief when giving birth becomes torture? Let’s take a look at the epidural.
October 9, 2011
Delivery: is it time to go?
Since the beginning of your pregnancy, you have been fearfully and impatiently waiting for your labor to come.
October 6, 2011
Childbirth: forewarning signs and labour
them because they will determine how far you are in the delivery process. Childbirth has several phases and it is important to know and understand July 24, 2011
The progress and stages of labour
The team will guide you and tell you when and how to push. Here's a little reminder to help you prepare for the big day!
June 5, 2011
Interventions can be made to induce labour. Some of these methods involve drugs, and others don’t. And these methods are not devoid of risks.
May 29, 2011