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What is the view on siblings being present for labor? My son will be 6 1/2 come babies due date and with the right preparation I would love to have him come in with me.

My son will be 6 1/2 when bubs is due, is that too young? I would love to (with the right preparation of course) have him share in this huge moment in our lives.

Sarah...
Answer: Hi, If your son is very well prepared and wants to be there then this is a really good idea. You will need to discuss this with your Maternity unit as some do have policies around this. You may also need a support person for him too. Best wishes, Alex.
Answered: 31 May 2010