The Top Natural Ways to Induce Labor

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Every scientist and researcher has their own approach when it comes to inducing labor. Over the last years, more and more women have gone towards natural ways to induce labor. Not only has these methods proven to be more effective than those carried out by complex drugs and medication, these natural ways have also been regarded as the safest way to give birth to a child.

When a woman goes through the process pregnancy and becomes overdue from the expected date of labor, a medical doctor often suggests chemical induction so as to make childbirth easier. Nowadays, this is no longer the most viable option available to pregnant women. Through different natural ways to induce labor, families can be assured that new babies will be welcomed into this world without having to go through scientifically harmful procedures. Here are some of the most popular ways to induce labor naturally:

Meditation
There are a number of classes that support the art of meditation when it comes to naturally inducing labor. This act sets the mother's mind into total concentration about the process of giving birth, eventually making the body prepared for the actual labor. Meditation can be done as early as the start of pregnancy so as to train the body to properly respond to the commands of the human brain and eventually make the childbirth less stressful for the mother. The natural process involving meditation has also proven to improve the breathing patterns of women, thereby making them stronger towards the feeling of pain.

Acupressure
This is one of the most widely used natural ways to induce labor. By going through the process of acupressure, the woman is able to also prepare her entire body to go through labor. Acupressure is also known to be the safest way to assist in giving birth to a child. This can be done by simply putting pressure in some bodily points so as to make the cervical contractions easier and more bearable for the mother. The father of the child can also participate in the unique method by being the one to massage the acupoints in the woman's body. Acupressure is most recommendable to be done during the 41st week of childbearing so as to be able to locate the best acupoints.

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This article was published on 2010/04/03