Cervix dilation is the opening of the cervix, the neck of the uterus, during childbirth. Body changes during the labor process to allow the baby to pass through the birth canal. Although it is exciting to hold the baby, many women may be nervous and worry about the labor pain and delivery near the due date. Knowing these changes may help them to stay calm.
Want to know one of my favorite topics in labor and birth? The cervix! I know, it’s probably a little weird. But the cervix can be such a storyteller. For many, changes in cervical dilation & effacement start happening in the weeks leading up to birth. Though most of us know the most about dilation, […]