Getting ready to have a child is a special time, full of hopes and dreams, preparations and decisions. We can help you give your child the best possible beginning.
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Beginnings: Pregnancy, Birth & Beyond
Learn what to expect during pregnancy, how to prepare for labor, what to expect during recovery and how to care for a newborn.
This content is also available as a mobile app for the Apple iPad®, iPhone®, and iPod touch®; the Android smartphone and tablet; and the Kindle Fire. The free app includes the same content as the book, along with the ability to:
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Interested in a water birth delivery?
Allina Health is pleased to offer water birth delivery as an option for a woman's birth experience.
Water birth deliveries occur in a caring environment and are supported by an experienced team specially trained in water births.
Women must meet certain criteria to consider a water birth. Please talk with your provider to see if a water birth delivery may be an option for you. The following Allina Health hospitals offer water birth delivery.