Parenthood is such a huge experience, there is so much on the job training. I think it’s only fair we get to add those learned skills to our resume.
That is the question
Our ancestors didn’t have a choice about medication in labor. There was no technology to help them if they wanted or needed it. However, they did live more active lifestyles, which may have decreased the need for help. Also, perhaps birth was considered a normal part of life instead of something to fear, lessening the want for help.
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