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Water birth is a conventional practice in normal delivery that is getting more popular nowadays. If you search social media, you can browse through several write-ups and videos regarding this modern technique of giving birth.
It has been said that expectant moms tend to have less pain and easier delivery when they are submerged in a pool full of water.
As a mom-to-be, you might have thought of considering water birthing as an option due to claims of its positive effects to the mom. On second thought, you might have also thought, “How about my baby? Won’t they suffocate when they’re submerged underwater after delivery?”