Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond

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Rebozo as a comfort measure in labour

A Rebozo is a traditional Mexican Shawl that can be used as a comfort measure in labour. Here we see a father lifting his wife's belly to rock her gently between labor contractions.

A Rebozo is a traditional Mexican Shawl that can be used as a comfort measure in labour. Here we see a father lifting his wife's belly to rock her gently between labor contractions. He lifts two to four centimeters and begins slowly rocking her belly. She relaxes and the baby can rotate and descend in labour.