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Find Private Postnatal Nurse Online

Are you planning about getting services of a full-time private postnatal nurse? Well pregnancy and giving birth to a baby can bring a huge change to a woman’s life. 176 more words

Private Midwife London

Birth Plan for Hospital Transfer

Someone requested a sample birth plan for hospital transfer.

Here is my transfer plan for my son’s birth in 2010. It is probably longer than ideal, but is an example of what one could look like. 1,009 more words

Birth Plan

What is a doula, anyway?

A doula is a term for a woman who helps another woman in childbirth. It comes from the ancient Greek and it literally means “a woman who serves.” Before our hospital-centric model, women birthed children at home with the help of midwives and doulas. 104 more words


Natural Childbirth Must-Reads

Pregnancy for me was a time of waiting and preparation. I was excited but also intimidated at the idea of a drug-free childbirth. I prayed a lot about the experience and tried my hardest to only harbor positive thoughts and feelings towards the impending birth. 273 more words


Why hospital size shouldn’t stop us from sharing best practice in maternity care’

This week we held a learning event kindly hosted by Burton NHS Foundation Trust. The idea was to share learning from a maternity department which earlier in the year had won the CHKS top hospitals programme maternity award. 436 more words