We’ve all seen what labour looks like in the movies – so how does it really compare to labour in real life? Here are 7 major differences.
One of my favorite videos to show in my childbirth class is called “Laboring Under An Illusion: Mass Media Childbirth vs. The Real Thing.” This video does a great job of showing the difference between birth as depicted on TV and the movies versus birth in real life.
The article below touches on a few of the main differences.