97% of babies are in the head down position at time of birth In a breech, baby enters the birth canal with legs or buttocks first In such case, cesarean[…]
Health Conditions: Turning Breech Baby
Most babies are in the head down position at the time of birth. Some babies present breech which means that they have either their legs or their buttocks in the birth canal. For a first time mother, it may be risky to deliver the baby vaginally and a caesarean section may be indicated. Prenatal exercises can help to encourage a baby to turn to the correct position.
Breech is a commonly used word to indicate babies who are not in an ideal position inside the womb Such babies enter the birth canal with feet or buttocks first[…]