Position of Baby
The position of your baby affects how you will deliver. Learn more about how your baby’s position may change during development.
Baby Position Facts
- Most babies alternate between feet-down and head-down during pregnancy.
- A baby in the footling breech position looks like a bird standing on one foot.
- There are other ways to turn Baby around beyond the common C-section solution.
- Some fetuses lie horizontally across the uterus. Baby, you can’t take both sides.
- Bottoms up! 3 to 4 percent of full-term babies face feet or buttocks first.