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Selamat Ulang Tahun Akiano

Selama 9 bulan tidak lupa afirmasi positif selalu diberikan, sampe sampe kapan lahiran juga diafirmasi.. “Akiano lahiran setelah ibu nonton Konser Lee Min Ho dan nemenin kekei nonton disney on ice yah”.. 95 more words

My birth experience with Lily

Ok so I am going to start off with this simply because I already have it written haha!

I had false labour pains starting week 39 which completely threw me off, making me believe that I was going to go early as I did with Grace. 921 more words



Isn’t this the best advert for labouring in water you’ve ever seen?  :-)

Have you laboured or given birth in water?  What was your experience?  I’d love you to leave a comment.  7 more words

Sharing Waterbirth with Your Kids

Toni Olson has come out with a book that is quite possibly the only one of it’s kind.  It is certainly the only one I have seen.   85 more words

ACOG, APA, and ACNM square off on waterbirth


Last week, ACOG and AAP published an opinion statement outlining waterbirth, and specifically second stage (baby actually born into water, not hydrotherapy for labor), is not associated with maternal or fetal benefit, and as such should be considered experimental and limited to clinical trials, because the safety and efficacy has not been established. 470 more words

Evidence-based Medicine

Midwives? Water Birth? You're crazy!

“You need to take birth seriously. Your baby could die.”

Those ten words will never leave me. How could someone sit there and tell me that I wasn’t taking the birth of my daughter seriously?

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