What Happens in Pre-Labor?

Answer There are many stages to labor, and it can be confusing knowing which stage you are experiencing. Pre-labor is a set of physiological changes that indicate the body is preparing for the birth of yo... Read More »

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What happens during labor?

The first stage of the birth process is called Labor, triggered by the hormone oxytocin. The muscular walls of the uterus starts to contract. The pressure breaks the amniotic sac, releasing the amn... Read More »

What happens during labor contractions?

During a contraction, the infant experiences intense pressure that pushes it against the cervix, eventually forcing the cervix to stretch open. At the same time, the contractions cause the cervix t... Read More »

What Happens When a Federal Labor Law is Broken?

Federal labor laws establish minimum workplace standards, which safeguard employees' rights. Areas covered by federal labor laws include minimum wage, overtime, employment discrimination, medical ... Read More »

What happens during the second stage of labor?