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Hypnobirthing with a water bath...

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cheekstime Mon 16-May-16 15:18:44

Is a water bath be necessary when you're hynobirthing?

Taking from the perspective of home birth,

many thanks u's

Dixiechick17 Mon 16-May-16 20:17:32

I did hypnobirthing and spent some time in the pool but didn't like it, most of my labour including pushing and giving birth was out of the water, you don't need water for the hypnobirthing techniques to be beneficial.

Junosmum Mon 16-May-16 20:31:51

The majority of my hypnobirthing was out of the water, first stage. By the time I got to the water most of my hypnobirthing had gone out the window! (16hours of doing it).

99percentchocolate Mon 16-May-16 20:33:11

Most of my birth was also out of the water (was only in it for 15 minutes!) - you should be fine!

cheekstime Tue 17-May-16 11:31:24

Hello Dixiechick17, Junosmum, 99percentagechocolate - Thanks for this, did have a hunch this may be the case thanks for your insight, really helpful flowers flowers flowers

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