The Brilliant Beginnings Blog

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As you near the end of pregnancy, you may start to wonder, "How on earth will I get this baby out?! Can I grow a baby that's TOO big?" In most cases, the answer is no. Unless there are other risk factors, such as uncontrolled gestational diabetes, it is rare that your body will grow a baby too...

Welcome back to Myth Monday, where we discuss a common pregnancy, labor, or birth myth and why it may or may not be supported by evidence. Today's topic: Eating & Drinking in Labor!

Welcome back to my new blog series: Myth Monday, where we discuss a common pregnancy, labor, or birth myth and why it may or may not be supported by evidence. Today's topic: Cervical Exams!

Welcome to the first installment of my new blog series: Myth Monday. We'll discuss a common pregnancy, labor, or birth myth and why it may or may not be supported by evidence. Today's topic: Due Dates!

Information in this blog should not be taken as medical advice. Any questions regarding your care during pregnancy, birth, or postpartum should be discussed with your provider.