What is the best birthing position to be in labour? How can you bring on labour or even speed it up? Years ago, women were told to deliver on the bed in the hospital. This is no longer the case, as more and more women are becoming more active with their labour and delivery, and many are delivering in the comfort of their own homes or on a midwife-led unit. Here are a few good tips on how to be really active leading up to your labour and whilst you are in labour.