Taking a childbirth class is an important task when preparing for the birth of your baby. Learning the stages of labor, breathing and relaxation techniques, pain management options, and birthing interventions will provide you with the necessary knowledge to be prepared for your birthing experience.
Traditionally, birthing classes have been taken in-person either in a group setting or privately. While in-person learning is optimal, it is not for everyone. For example, mothers on bedrest, busy working families, and expecting parents that do not live near an instructor-led class could all benefit from online childbirth classes.
Online childbirth classes are great because:
With online childbirth classes, now every expecting parent has access to reliable, evidence-based information about their upcoming childbirth experience.
Author : Diba Tillery RN, BSN, IBCLC, CPST