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What is your best advice for a laboring patient who wants to avoid medical intervention? (ie: epidural, pitocin, c-section)

November 11th, 2021

Labor at home as long as possible, provided your water hasn’t broken and you aren’t high risk. Move around, take a warm bath and use birthing ball. Perhaps hire a doula and make a birth plan. Also, understand that your desires can change as labor evolves. Respect your right to make and amend decisions.