Six is the new Four, with regards to the start of Active Labor

A few weeks ago ACOG updated their guidelines for preventing a primary c-section. One of their points is that active labor is 6 cm, not 4. This is a big deal and can reduce the number of c-sections done for “failure to progress”. Please share this information!

6 is the new 4

Tweet: ACOG is trying to prevent primary c-sections. Remember #6isthenew4 Have patience with the length of labor - from @ShiningLghtPE