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The Essential Homebirth Guide: For Families Planning or Considering Birthing at Home

The essential homebirth guide : for families planning or considering birthing at home

Midwife lowers morality statistics of black babies by offering a caring and wholistic birth model. We need more of these.

Midwife lowers morality statistics of black babies by offering a caring and wholistic birth model.

Peer-reviewed, landmark study confirms home birth is safe! I wish that I'd been low-risk. I would have loved to deliver at home!

Peer-reviewed, landmark study confirms home birth is safe

New Studies Confirm Safety of Home Birth With Midwives in the U. Among low-risk women, planned home births result in low rates of interventions without an increase in adverse outcomes for mothers and babies.

When and How to Push: Providing the Most Current Information About Second-Stage Labor to Women During Childbirth Education - Journal of Perinatal Education

When and How to Push: Providing the Most Current Information About Second-Stage Labor to Women During Childbirth Education - Journal of Perinatal Education

Helpful tips for traveling while pregnant.

Land, Air, Sea: Traveling While Pregnant

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The Ultimate Guide to Baby Play: Newborn Exercises

THIS IS SO IMPORTANT! Your OB/Midwife may believe otherwise but this is what the research supports! Advocate for the best, evidence-based care available. You have that right and so does your baby.

Evidence Based Maternity Care ~ via Improving Birth National Rally for Change-RGV

Hey Mamas, today’s guest post is from Ali Damron, a licensed acupuncturist and founder of Denver Acupuncture and Wellness. Ali blogs about motherhood and natural living at AliDamron.com. Enjoy! Enter Ali As far back as 5,000 years ago, acupressure has been used to help relieve pain in laboring women. In more recent times, Western culture has accepted[ Continue Reading... ]

How To Do Acupressure When You're In Labor

Hey Mamas, today’s guest post is from Ali Damron, a licensed acupuncturist and…

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Breastfeeding in the First Week: 4 Things You Will Be Glad You Knew

Breastfeeding in the First Week: 4 Things You Will Be Glad You Knew - Pregnant Chicken

Evidence Based Birth® - Giving birth based on best evidence

Wondering whether you should get vitamin K shots or antibiotics for group B strep? Evidence Based Birth lays out all the available information to help you make an informed descision.

Birth by the Numbers - An evaluation of the statistical safety of hospital birth in the US, and why.

Birth by the Numbers Gene Declercq, PhD, Professor of Maternal and Child Health at the Boston University School of Public Health, presents sobering statistics about birth in the United States.