Water Birth - Articles and Videos Water birth is a growing trend in the birthing world. It is a method of labor and delivery where the mother is immersed in a warm tub of water. This type of birth allows for a more natural, comfortable, and relaxed experience for the mom and baby. The buoyancy of the water helps to reduce the pressure on the mother’s body and can help to reduce the pain of labor. Water birth also helps to keep the baby warm and relaxed during labor and delivery. Water birth is becoming more popular as more women are looking for a more natural, gentle, and comfortable way to give birth.