Stages of childbirth: childbirth stages in images
First stage of childbirth - cervical dilatation, step 1
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First stage of childbirth - cervical dilatation, step 1

Cervix before childbirth begins.

Hopefully your baby will have turned upside down and descended ready to start it's journey into the birth path. If not then your midwives will advise you what you can do if your baby is breech or back-to-back.

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