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Is this your wife's first baby? how long has she been laboring?
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A C-section is a safe method of delivery, but it is not as favorable as natural vaginal birth. Unless there are complications or direct threats to either mom or baby, it is wise to proceed with a vaginal birth.
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cervical ripening balloon is very common and a very good solution to help her cervix through the process of opening. we use it hundreds of times a week.