natural birth

Samitivej Examinations for Women

Samitivej Examinations for Women

Nervous about your first visit to a gynecologist? Samitivej Women’s Health Center is here to help! »

What to expect when your baby is born prematurely

What to expect when your baby is born prematurely

Premature births carry an increased risk of many different kinds of medical conditions. The best way to help a premature baby is to understand what they are facing and to know which questions to ask your doctors. »

How would you advise my 18-week pregnant wife to begin preparing for a healthy natural birth?

My wife is pregnant for fist time, now she has 18 weeks pregnancy. I want her to have a natural birth.please would you advise her how to have a good »

10 things to do before you conceive

Top 10 things to do before you conceive

What not all couples realize is that there’s also a significant list of things to do before you even conceive. Here are 10 things to think about . . . »

Natural Birth: It’s a Spiritual Affair

Natural Birth: It’s a Spiritual Affair

A Natural Birth Q & A with Dr. Yaowaluk Rapeepattana, M.D., Obstetrician - Gynecologist at Samitivej Hospital in Bangkok, Thailand . . . »

We’re looking for a doctor who is pro-natural (and possibly water birth) in Bangkok. Would you have any one you can recommend?

We’re looking for a doctor who is pro-natural (and possibly water birth) in Bangkok. Would you have any one you can recommend? I’m mid way through my pregnancy and we »

I want to have a natural birth and if possible a water birth. Please would you advise me where this could be arranged?

I am pregnant for the first time and I have heard from other people who have given birth here that the preferred option is to book a C section. Is »

Too Posh to Push

Too Posh to Push

I have no doubt that we would most certainly have lost our child, and my life would have been in serious jeopardy, had I insisted on going the “natural” route when I was delivering my first born . . . »

Expecting Expats - Your Delivery, Your Choice

Your Delivery, Your Choice

With all the new medical advances in this day and age, there are more options than ever for how you bring your baby into this world . . . »

Is Water Birth Right For You?

Is Water Birth Right For You?

Celebrities like Gisele Bundchen and Thandie Newton have done it and they sing its praises. Headlines say expecting television star Kourtney Kardashian is the next to consider . . . »

Natural Childbirth

Natural Childbirth

Natural childbirth encourages couples to use non-medical methods in response to how moms feel during the birthing process. Pregnant couples of today must ask themselves "what would we like our birth experience to be?" . . . »