How would you feel about having a male midwife assist your baby's birth? For a growing number of mums, the idea is a reality - and the experts all agree that it's something that should be encouraged.
With proper medical attention, water birth is a legitimate and safe way for women to give birth and can help manage pain in labour.
There is no 'normal' when it comes to sex after childbirth.
When you want to say more than just thank you.
I simply had to let go.
'You're not the one having the baby."
Planned homebirths are safe for low-risk pregnancies, according to a new study.
The presence of a romantic partner during childbirth can significantly reduce childbirth pain.
This squeamish dad-to-be isn't keen on being in the delivery room, but how should he broach the topic with his wife?
C-sections are inspiring a new industry of party planners, makeup artists and caterers, focused on wedding-like spectacles, produced for an audience.
What should parents use instead?
No matter how far you stray from your birth plan, if you are blessed enough to have a healthy baby at the end of it all, try make that your focus.
OPINION: I've given birth both ways - and any woman who opts for a C-section is crazy.