Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Should hospitals eliminate the use of labor and delivery enemas?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:00 PM on Feb. 8, 2011 in Pregnancy

This question is closed.
Answers (16)
  • I thought they had already done away with this practice...
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 1:03 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • I"m pretty sure they don't use these anymore
    June_Mama09

    Answer by June_Mama09 at 12:03 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • I didn't know they still did these. I've birthed in two different hospitals, neither of which even suggested this.
    amybaby_19

    Answer by amybaby_19 at 12:02 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • Ditto to Amybaby... The hospital I've birthed in, did not suggest it either.
    TsMommy428

    Answer by TsMommy428 at 12:03 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • I didn't know they still did these. I have never had one.
    Snewo

    Answer by Snewo at 12:04 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • I thought most had. Either way it is something you can refuse.
    MrsMWF

    Answer by MrsMWF at 12:04 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • I thought they did years ago.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 12:15 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • ive had 3 babies with 0 enemas and i was never asked either. im pretty sure they dont do it anymore unless maybe the mother requests it.
    tnm786

    Answer by tnm786 at 12:19 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • No. but they have to abide by the patient's rights to refuse them.
    jewjewbee

    Answer by jewjewbee at 12:19 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

  • I have had 4 kids and never had one...I didn't know it was an option
    togo90210

    Answer by togo90210 at 12:21 PM on Feb. 8, 2011

close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN