There are a lot of questions that should be settled before the delivery itself. The well-prepared birth plan can help during the pregnancy, labors and delivery to prevent any complications and birth defects. It is important to make a choice of the birthing location: home birthing, hospital birthing or center birthing. Not less significant problem is the proper choice of the birthing methods. The new technologies provide the variety of new techniques, although there is a set of classic traditional methods that is difficult to be changed.
One of the most popular childbirth tendencies is Bradley childbirth method. The technique appeared and developed on 1940s when professional obstetrician Robert Bradley offered new innovative idea about the birthing technique. The basis presents the principle of natural process of birthing. He stressed the importance of right preparation thanks to which it is possible to avoid pain medications during the delivery and labor. The statistics shows that using the Bradley childbirth methods it is easy to go through successful vaginal birthing without any drugs and pain.
The delivery becomes a memorable event not only for the women, but also for their partners. The couple has to complete the full course during twelve weeks that will help them during the pregnancy, labors and delivery to behave properly and unite them even better. The program presents childbirth education classes. It is not educational system, it is a kind of philosophy that proves that a couple should be ready physically, mentally and emotionally to the greatest event in their life. Certainly the preparation will take long time. The task of the partner is to play the role of the perfect coach. It is proved that husband-coached childbirth practice is very effective and valuable even from the point of later family life.
Usually the classes are addressed not more than eight couples at the same time. The program includes informative course about the right nutrition and fetus development; necessary exercises for pregnant women; the methods of solution of most common possible problems and complications during the pregnancy; symptoms information; practical tips for training the partner as the coach ready to the labor time; possible reduction and avoidance of interventions; avoiding of the c section; plenty of breathing techniques are not so significant in the case of Bradley childbirth method; breastfeeding advice and professional birth plan arrangement. Bradley method instructors provide perfect consultations during the pregnancy and delivery.
Bradley childbirth method is considered to be a nice alternative to Lamaze method that is one of the moist widespread methods all over the world. The main idea of this childbirth method is natural relaxation that controls the pain during the delivery. Five and a half month of pregnancy - is the recommended term for starting the Bradley program. Twelve techniques invented by Bradley can help women to go through natural delivery without drugs and pain changing of positions and relaxation are highly encouraged by the Bradley childbirth method.