Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Inductions

Induction of Labour So, your doctor or midwife has told you that you need an induction to start your labour. What does that entail? Firstly, there are many reasons for induction, the most common one being postdates. This is more than 41 weeks of pregnancy in North America. Other reasons can be because your baby is larger than expected on ultrasound or if you are medically unwell. Unfortunately induction has become too common in recent years. It is a medical procedure that is more likely to result in caesarean section than when you go into labour naturally. The decision...