What happens during child birth?

Answer Labor is in three stages, childbirth being the second stage. Beforehand, the woman's water breaks and she starts to have contractions, which pushes the baby down. This dilates the cervix. When the ... Read More »

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What happens if a woman is hemoraging before child birth?

What are the odds of dying during child birth?

In the United States, your chances are 12 in 100,000.

What happens when the biological father is not on the birth certificate and has not seen the child in 3 years but now wants joint custody?

Answer The father will need to furnish proof of paternity, most courts require that be done by DNA testing rather than blood typing. If the biological mother does not want to voluntarily submit to ... Read More »

What happens to an adopted child if something happens to the adoptive parents before the child is of legal age?

Answer Relatives of the adopted child whether biological or through the adoptive parents are given the opportunity to become the minor child's guardian.If there is an estate a Guardian Ad Litem wi... Read More »