Your Step-by-Step Guide to the Stages of Labor

If you're past your due date, then you'd probably like to give your baby a gentle reminder that he or she must have missed a very important memo to c'mon down. Unfortunately, that's easier said than done. But before the doctor starts talking meds or induction, there a few natural methods of moving labor along that are worth trying out. Visit and see what might be a good fit.

You’re getting close to your due date. Do you know what to expect during labor?

Each stage of labor is unique and can vary from person-to-person, but FitPregnancy has broken down the process to make it simpler to understand. Think of this as your step-by-step guide to what lies ahead.

The first stage encompasses the very beginning of labor, when contractions begin, all the way through active labor, when your cervix is almost fully dilated.

Get your step-by-step guide here.

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