I’m sure you’ve all seen these great photos of a 12-year-old delivering her baby brother. Funny, why suit up? Nice Obstetrician. This should be happening more. Many, many Birthing Better mothers (me included) birthed our children on our own in hospital, Birth Center or hospital. Many, many, many Birthing Better fathers delivered their children in all those three places too!

What’s also funny about this article is praising the ‘cutting of the cord’ which was the ‘task’ assigned to dads as their involvement rather than actually delivering their baby. Do all babies come out this easily? Not always. For Birthing Better families more do because they have done The Internal Work for 8 weeks prior! Doing so reduces and prevents tears, delays and stress to baby.

Here’s audio on preparing your baby’s birth canal.


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