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June 5, 2017
As your pregnancy winds to an end and you find yourself stocking up on diapers, prepping your bag for the birth center, and finishing your childbirth education classes, there’s one other thing to remember… DATES! Hop in the car and head to a natural foods store (Sprouts, Whole Foods, etc.) to stock up on some...
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With one out every three babies currently being born surgically in the United States, health care providers, researchers, and consumers are all beginning to question what can be done to lower the Cesarean rate and consequently the associated risks for moms and babies. We recently shared a study conducted by Dr. Neel Shah and Ariadne...
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A few months ago while retelling a birth story in my Lamaze class, I got to the part where “mom reached down and caught her baby,” and was met with giggles at the use of the term. We talk about about “catching babies,” pretty frequently around the birth center. A midwife or doctor doesn’t deliver...
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We often use the term “undisturbed birth” to describe a birth free of interventions and other stress-inducing factors that disrupt the natural hormonal process that takes place in a physiologic birth. But as research shows, that period of minimal disturbance should continue after baby arrives as well, for at least an hour that is often...
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