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Originally Posted by dogmom327 View Post

When I was pregnant with DS, I interviewed a hospital MW who told us about her internship at a very rural hospital. The old MW there would tell the partners to bring the laboring woman in when she "started taking her clothes off". This hospital was too small and rural to have epidural options so there was no point in having someone labor there. Those who followed the advice generally came in ready to push. Obviously that probably wouldn't work with everyone but it's a thought orngtongue.gif

That's awesome!