Happy Friday! Grab your beverage of choice and get comfy. Here's a roundup of recommended reading from this week and beyond!
C-sections Are Best With A Little Labor, Study Says
More squats and fewer kegels for a strong pelvic floor. Plus, how to squat correctly and how to squat for birth.
Good news for Valentine's Day! A new study suggests that consuming chocolate each day may be beneficial to mom and baby during pregnancy.
What to expect when you're expecting (100 years ago)
8 reasons why doctors recommend delaying baby's first bath. Some local hospitals are beginning to delay the first bath as standard procedure!
So cool! Series of images reveals what is inside the birth bags of women around the world.
Study shows bedsharing has a positive effect on breastfeeding rates.
Think baby's hands get in the way during breastfeeding? Baby's hands actually play an important biological function.
Largest study of water births finds no additional risk
Thoughts on these topics? Any other recommended reads from this week?