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30th October (Due Date): Fear and birth

If there is one emotion that it is so important to be conscious of during birthing that is fear as the fear response causes physiological reactions in the body that are in complete contrast to a smooth and easy birth. 1,073 more words

Babies, Babies, Babies!!

I am so excited for my little babies in the making!

First of all, since the hubs and I love to move around, I’m excited to for a more permanent name change. 381 more words

Top 10 Door Knocking Stories

As you know Ms Soapbox tossed her hat in the ring in the Calgary Elbow by-election. On October 27, 2014 the residents of Calgary Elbow tossed it back. 781 more words

Politics And Government

Why "Dar A Luz"

Welcome to the first edition of the Dar A Luz WHS monthly newsletter.  Dar A Luz in Spanish translates literally as “give to light”. It is a common term used in certain areas of Mexico and South America to describe giving birth to a baby; women birth their babies into the light.   156 more words

Birth

What Is A Doula?

The word doula comes from ancient Greek and means a woman who serves or is a caregiver. Today it has come to mean a woman who is trained and experience to help with childbirth. 178 more words

Midwife

This Is Home Birth

An honor to attend my fifteenth birth and my third home birth. I’ve never seen Kristi’s husband and daughter so happy, and Kristi was her usual sweet, sweet self. 49 more words

Pregnancy

second prenatal visit

“The principal autonomy emphasizes the important role women should play in the decision-making in respect to their health care. Physicians should try to redress women’s vulnerability by expressly seeking their choice and respecting their views” 598 more words

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