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Nurse practitioners are trained to deliver babies as well as other responsibilities, but generally they do not do so unless they are also a midwife. If a woman chooses to deliver in a hospital, the obstetrician or doctor...

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A doctor who delivers babies is called an obstetrician, according to the Encyclopaedia Britannica. Obstetrics is the medical specialty of caring for pregnant women. Before the 17th century, female midwives were responsib...

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Doctors who specialize in delivering babies are called obstetricians. Most of them also specialize in gynecology, the study of women's health, and are commonly referred to OB-GYNs. A physician in a sub-specialty of this ...

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SIMILAR ARTICLES

According to the Argonne National Laboratory's Ask a Scientist site, newborn babies are not able to breathe underwater. Immediately after birth, they are still connected to their mothers and receive oxygen through their ...

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As of 2011, about 360,000 babies are born every day worldwide, according to Ecology Communications Group. The daily births amount to 15,000 per hour. More than 4 million babies are born in the United States each year as ...

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A weight chart for normal babies is available through the parenting and pregnancy experts at BabyCenter. The chart provides a range of normal weights for babies at birth, three, six, nine and 12 months of age, with conti...

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A woman loses approximately 10 to 12 pounds after the delivery of a baby, according to registered nurse Donna Murray for About.com. She loses another 5 pounds during the next few days while shedding excess water weight.

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