11 Photos of Badass Moms in Labor Giving Their 'Birth Roar'

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Ashley Marston Photography


If one has ever stubbed her toe or banged her knee and yelled out reflexively, she'll know that a good scream does wonders for her pain tolerance. Now think how good it feels to let loose with a roar when giving birth. We found some amazing pictures of women letting out a primal roar while pushing babies earth side. These pictures are raw, beautiful, and full of emotion. Read on to see the amazing experience! 
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Call it a mom roar or a birth roar, that sound echoing through the maternity ward is just a bit more proof that birthing women are some of the most powerful beings on earth. As they do the hard work to bring a baby earth side, many women find it helpful, effective, and even cathartic to let out a loud howl from within. Several birth photographers from around the world have captured the magical moment when a laboring mom finds that might deep down within and brings it forth. The images aren't just powerful ... they're primal.

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Listen closely while perusing these images, and one might just hear the roars. Read on to see these amazing, primal photos, because mama's are strong! 

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