Bradley Method

Bradley Method

The Bradley Method of natural childbirth (also known as 'husband-coached childbirth') is a method of natural childbirth developed in 1947 by Robert A. Bradley, M.D. (191798) and popularized by his book Husband-Coached Childbirth, first published in 1965.

About Bradley Method

The Bradley Method of natural childbirth (also known as 'husband-coached childbirth') is a method of natural childbirth developed in 1947 by Robert A. Bradley, M.D. (191798) and popularized by his book Husband-Coached Childbirth, first published in 1965. The Bradley Method emphasizes that birth is a natural process: mothers are encouraged to trust their body and focus on diet and exercise throughout pregnancy; and it teaches couples to manage labor through deep breathing and the support of a partner or labor coach.

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