Stages of Labor

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This four-page handout educates pregnant women about the three stages of labor. It explains that the first stage of labor is divided into early labor, active labor, and transition, and provides a general timeline with information about contractions and dilation of cervix. The document outlines delivery of the baby, and delivery of the afterbirth, or placenta. For each stage of labor, the document discusses what the mother should do, and what her partner can do to help.

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Health Information Translations
Country of Origin:
United States
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Resource developed in English and translated into other languages
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Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Last Reviewed by Author(s):
1/1/2012
Record Last Updated:
10/26/2017

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