This is a VERY reactionary post. I saw this list: 27 Dumbest Things Dads Have Said in the Delivery Room and it bugged me. Because in the many births I've attended, the amazing, supportive, helpful and loving partners have far, far outweighe
Said by a mother:"Soothing Labor Positions. practiced all these! Birth ball was a great investment, after baby was born when she wanted to be rocked to sleep and my back was aching I just sat on the ball and bounced til she was fast asleep!