General Info on Physiologic Care for Childbirth

Dealing successfully w/ very early labor, esp when it starts @ nite

April 26, 2016

Wise Woman Way of Birth Original title: Insider’s Tip on How to Have a Great VBAC Posted on October 9, 2009 The following is a post I sent to the ICAN (International Cesarean Awareness Network) list. It is very, very important information for ALL birthing women and can make all the difference in a VBAC birth. […]

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Early Screening of Newborns for Critical Congenital Heart Defects ~ Use of Pulse Oximeter for

June 7, 2015 Facts about Critical Congenital Heart Defects as published by US Centers for Disease Control  About 1 in every 4 babies born with a heart defect has a critical congenital heart defect (critical CHD, also known as critical congenital heart disease). {1} Babies with a critical CHD need surgery or other procedures in the first year […]

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Sex. Without Babies ~ a great video for guys about their role in responsible birth control

January 30, 2014

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Poor eating habits may start in the womb

December 2, 2013

New York Times Published: December 1, 2013  By KRISTIN WARTMAN 195 Comments THE solution to one of America’s most vexing problems ~ our soaring rates of obesity and diet-related diseases ~ may have its roots in early childhood, and even in utero. Readers’ Comments “How does anyone reconcile the recommendation to breastfeed for six months with the zero guaranteed paid […]

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The Re-education of my perineum ~ one woman’s personal account

August 31, 2013 Re-posted from The New york TImes ~ AUGUST 12, 2013 This article was part of a series under the category “The French government pays for perineum re-education”. It describes an American woman’s experience with the French system of maternity care and a French physical therapist by the name of “Aude” who specializes in the area of […]

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