Laboraide is an oral device that allows steady breathing and better pushing in childbirth.
During the second stage of childbirth, the mother is required to push effectively to assist her baby on his or her way through the birth canal. At the same time, due to the
emotional stress, her jaws contract,
preventing the free flow of oxygen
into the body.
Placing Laboraide in the mouth
creates a gap between the upper
and lower jaw helping to maintain
the airway open…
A research conducted in 2014 at Beilinson Hospital, concluded that using Laboraide during the pushing stage of delivery decreases the need for a C-section or a vacuum delivery.
Used Laboraide in the pushing stage and my baby was born within 45 mins, this was also my first baby so I've been told that 45 minutes is a very good time! I used the 3mm guard and I genuinely feel it helped me to push for that little bit longer and helped me focus and put all my energy into pushing my baby out.
When the midwives asked me to "keep going, keep going", I just bit down onto the laboraide which helped relax my chin and was pushing for an extra 10 seconds or so! I will definitely...