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How does your baby’s position affect the flow of labor? Are there things you can do during pregnancy that can help baby get in a better position? Will doing these things help you be more comfortable? Will it make birth easier? The fabulous Gail Tully from Spinning Babies is here to tell us all about baby’s position and labor flow.
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What we talked about:
What does baby’s position have to do with labor flow?
Your baby’s position as a reflection of your soft tissues
How to figure out your baby’s position
The mobile sacrum
Balance! Balance! Balance that pelvis!
When in pregnancy does baby’s position start to matter?
How to help things align and flow for labor
Is your starter broken? What to do if labor is not progressing
The difference between a toned core and a strong core
Gail is a midwife in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. After 20 years with a small homebirth practice and organizing active community doula program development in hospitals and non-profits in Minneapolis/St. Paul, Gail is now devoted to developing Spinning Babies and her other areas such as Belly Mapping and Resolving Shoulder Dystocia. Gail became a CPM in 2000 and still enjoys being called in to stalled labors and breech births.
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