Posts tagged pushing and tearing
Postpartum Recovery: Healing from a Perineal Tear

During pregnancy many women focus on preparing for delivery, often specifically, reducing tears during delivery. Will I tear? How bad will it be? How can I prevent this?

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Afraid of Tearing?

We all know the physical distress that comes along with childbirth and all the graphic images that cross your mind as your due date approaches. You might have heard that you're at risk for some perineum tearing during birth.

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