The truth about vaginal birth

When it comes down to it, there are only two ways to give birth: vaginal or caesarean.

If you’re opting for a vaginal birth you may still end up with a cesarean, but it’s good to know what to expect anyway.

Professor Hannah Dahlen from the School of Nursing and Midwifery at Western Sydney University takes us through the basics: does perineal massage actually work? What are the options when it comes to pain relief? Does everyone poo?

Listen to Hannah Dahlen on Feed Play Love

Find more great stories and expert advice in the Feed Play Love podcast. Available in Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you listen.

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