Why do people boil water when someone is having a baby?

Answer The real reason... There really is no other reason than to give the father (or other fretting participants) something to do. It is a device to get them out of the room to minimize stress.

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Why do people boil water?

I'm going to assume that you aren't looking for the answer "to cook in it". People boil water to kill bacteria.

How long do I need to boil water for my baby's bottle?

Boil water for your baby's bottle for one to two minutes. Let the bottle cool down before you give it to your baby. If you're using tap water, let your sink run cold water for a few minutes before ... Read More »

What is the normal procedure at labour ward if water bag burst and the chances to baby to drink the water because my baby was cp baby now?

What do you mean as in CP? Cerebral Palsy? Did the use a suction machine or forceps to help your baby come out? As your baby grew inside of you it had mucus plugs in its nose and mouth, to seal t... Read More »

Does salt water or pure water boil the fastest?

Pure water boils faster. The presence of a salt lowers the vapor pressure of salt water compared with pure water, so more heat energy is required to vaporize its molecules.References:Sciencebase: S... Read More »