A woman in labor prepares to give birth in a clean white hospital setting. She leans on a birthing or fitness ball to ease the intensity of her contractions. A depiction of a positive pregnancy and delivery.

The Conventional Wisdom On How Long 'Normal' Labor Takes Is All Wrong

In the 1950s, an American obstetrician by the name of Emanuel Friedman began publishing studies that fundamentally changed how childbirth was managed in the United States. Friedman was the first to de...
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