Everyone knows the benefit of natural childbirth because it has been in practice for say decades, but fear of pain during delivery makes you think the other way round. But the benefits of natural birth are many. Childbirth differs for every person due to varied reasons, we hear stories of women giving birth to children in cars, train, and flight for that matter. We will try to understand natural childbirth and the benefits. Reproductive health is very important, check out some interesting facts from the site Cdc.gov/reproductivehealth/.
The body of women is designed to give natural birth very conveniently, but due to varied reasons they tend to take pain relieving tablets and undergo surgeries unnecessarily. We have seen that many women after a natural childbirth start walking and continue with their day to day activity very conveniently. We see that many women opt for cesarean section due to the fear of pain during labor, but never try to understand the complications aftereffects of C-section. Women need to understand that pain is natural and by training your subconscious mind you can get over that also. They need to understand that labor pain is natural and she has to undergo that to get a healthy baby to the world.
We find that interventions are given to the body which actually doesn’t help them during natural labor because they don’t feel the contractions and stop pushing which is vital for a smooth and quick delivery. Once the process of labor extends there are other complications which the child and the mother have to face. A C-Section would be advised by the physicians.
Natural childbirth is the safest for the child and mother. The baby is benefited because we see that children born out of natural birth are more attentive and alert. The intervention is given to the mother also affects the child, they feel drugged and are less alert. We can find the difference because a child born out of natural childbirth starts drinking milk from the mother better, they start the sucking process very easily than the children born through C-section and interventions.
You can get better details and information about natural birth from different sources. You can read books, there are many books available on natural childbirth. Get hold of some good books and get the best information. Talk to your elders at home or other women who have experienced natural childbirth. You can even talk to midwives who will give you a positive approach to natural childbirth. Surround yourself with women who have had positive results of natural childbirth. Get details from them regarding their experience during childbirth so that you can relieve yourself from fear. Ask them how they prepared themselves for labor, their emotional state if mind and different details. The best person to get better details is your mother, get emotional support from her.
You can even attend classes, there are many conducted to empower you for a natural childbirth. Check out for the best classes conducted in your vicinity. You can even browse the internet, get some interesting information which will help you a lot. See movies or videos regarding the benefits of natural childbirth.
These are some simple tips and benefits of natural childbirth which are a must try for expectant mothers.