For months, you’ve dreamed (and maybe worried) about what your birth experience will be like. Every pregnancy and birth is different. Because births often involve a lot of unknowns, it’s best to arm yourself with as much information as possible. At WellStar North Fulton Hospital, we encourage our mothers to create birth plans that detail their intentions for their child’s birth.
Water birth is the process of giving birth in a pool of warm water. There are a few different ways to experience a water birth. Some women choose to labor in the water and get out for delivery, while others choose to stay in the water throughout the entire labor as well as the delivery.