Last week, hilariously awesome comedian and author Jessi Klein published an opinion piece in New York Times called, "Get the Epidural." In an unexpected and off-putting exchange with a stranger, Klein is asked whether she will get an epidural during birth, to which she replies, "At the very least."
On Friday, we shared with you the newest Lamaze infographic, which demonstrates the many proven benefits of having continuous labor support. For more in-depth information on labor support, we also encourage you to take a look at our Healthy Birth Practice entitled, "Bring a Loved One, Friend, or Dou
Thinking about "winging it" for your labor and birth-day? You may want to think again and instead, prepare for your labor support. While it's true that you'll have a dedicated nurse, and nurses are awesome, it's also true that nurses aren't usually available for continuous one-on-one care and suppor
Our society forgets, sometimes, that partners also have a unique experience when a new baby comes into the world. The following tips give gentle guidance for birth partners, helping boost confidence and clear up uncertainties.
Common sense tells us and research confirms that the Six Lamaze Healthy Birth Practices featured in these video clips and print materials are tried-and-true ways to make birth as safe and healthy as possible.