Understanding Birth 3rd Edition DVD, Spanish

ITEM: 48538


Perfect for group or one-on-one education, the Spanish version of this third edition comprehensive DVD explores a variety of birth choices with relatable stories of different birth experiences. Covers pregnancy, labor, comfort techniques, medical procedures, newborns, and the postpartum period. Also presents an unmedicated birth story and cesarean birth. Grade 8–Adult. 146 minutes.


The Spanish version of this comprehensive program follows families from pregnancy to the postpartum period. Contents Include:

  • Pregnancy—fetal development, emotions, anatomy, discomforts, nutrition, preterm labor, hazards, exercise

  • Labor—signs labor is near, onset, stages overview, early labor, active labor, transition, second stage, third and fourth stages

  • Brandy’s Birth Story—an unmedicated birth story that shows stages of labor, comfort techniques, and partner support

  • Comfort Techniques—support team, massage, visualization, vocalization, breathing, relaxation, hydrotherapy, labor postions, pushing techniques

  • Medical Procedures—birth plans, BRAIN acronym, induction, monitoring, analgesics, epidurals, augmentation, second stage interventions

  • Cesarean Birth—reasons for cesareans, risks, surgery preparation, anesthesia, surgery animation, breastfeeding, recovery

  • Newborns—appearance, procedures, first feeding, senses, crying, Abusive Head Trauma, sleep, SIDS safety

  • Postpartum—involution, lochia, perineum care, emotions (postpartum depression), support, healthy habits, breastfeeding

Grade 8–Adult. 146 minutes. ©2015 [Closed Captioned]