Skip navigation! If you thought eating an entire pineapple from the bottom up would make you go into labor, would you do it? More importantly, should you?
It was Monday, June 2nd, and I was wide awake at 6 a. It was the first day in a lifetime of six in the mornings, and I made the three-hour leap all in one go. By this point, it was 10 days past my due date, and I had a very specific and recurring fantasy of being moved around town in a hammock flown by a helicopter.
There's a lot of controversy out there about natural childbirth, with many people thinking it's better for the baby and others thinking it's just a way to torture yourself unnecessarily. Woman B: Woman C:
Um, let me see, how shall I put this? I guess I'll just come right out and say it. Apparently there are couples who have sex during labor and delivery.
When questioned by Britain's Got Talent co-star Stephen Mulhern how long it took them to have sex post-baby, the year-old quipped, "As soon as possible - you've got to get back on the game straight away! But while the TV presenter clearly had no qualms about discussing his sex life, the question 'When is the right time to get intimate again? Debbie Hodge, 44, is a writer and lives in south-east London with her children Felix, 20, Ella, 14, Izzy, 10, and Amelia, four.
According to Ann Douglas and John R. Sussman, M. When you add to this the fact that the average vagina widens 2 inches during sexual arousal, it only makes sense to fantasize, masturbate or make love in labor.
I grab a pencil and the closest thing to write on oddly, a scrap of wood and begin timing. Five minutes apart and lasting one minute! Make the call!
Kidspot Editor June 15, Emily wasn't expecting her labour to drag on as long as it did. And she certainly wasn't expecting to fall in love with her baby's father while she was at it.
I never posted this at the time because I thought I was a flubbery whale. In hindsight, I think I was looking a-OK. I was pregnant for another 4.