Concerned about giving birth on Christmas Eve or Christmas day? Here are a few tips from Cache Coeur, so that the birth of your little prince / princess can be an even more magical event.

giving birth during christmas holidays

At the maternity hospital

In every maternity hospital, a childcare system is ensured whatever the time of day or day of the week. You will have at your disposal a staff, to make sure you give birth in the best possible conditions.Even if the birth occurs during the Christmas holidays, a midwife will be present to welcome the mothers. Depending on the size of the institution, an obstetrician and an anesthesiologist will also be present.

The only thing you risk giving birth during the holidays is having your baby as a little extra gift!


With the hospital staff

Holidays are quieter at the hospital. Except for emergencies, there are no scheduled operations during this time. Doctors and midwives on duty at the day / night are often in a very good mood, and are available for the needs of moms-to-be. As for the atmosphere, it is more relaxed.

giving birth during christmas holidays

The anniversary date

Hard to forget someone's birthday who was born on the 25th of December or the 1st of January! If your child is born on the holidays, multiply the gifts to give an impression that you relive his or her birthday. For example you can celebrate the birthday at lunch / dinner on Christmas day.


An event celebrated with family

Giving birth during the holidays is also being surrounded by your family members, who will be there for the occasion and to welcome this new member of the family with joy. Moreover, being with your loved ones on that time will avoid the baby blues.

giving birth during christmas holidays