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Decision-Making: Teaching Informed Choice

In my last post, I talked about 4 steps of teaching informed decision-making: Values Clarification, Communicating Values with Birth Plan, Key Questions to Ask, and Informed Decision Making. 1,365 more words

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Big Changes in Maternity Care 2010-15

I am a co-author of the book Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Newborn. (We call it PCN for short.) We have been working on a revision – the 5th edition of PCN will be released in January 2016. 4,003 more words

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Nancy Lantz, RN, BSN, ICCE/ICD

Title: President

Company: International Childbirth Education Association

Location: Knoxville, TN

Knoxville, TN, July 2, 2015, Nancy Lantz, RN, BSN, ICCE/ICD, President of International Childbirth Education Association, has been recognized by Elite American Health Professionals for dedication, achievement and leadership in maternity care. 172 more words


Flight Training

Quality training is crucial to pilots.  The same goes for childbirth.  Education is critical in understanding what is going on with your body during the labor and delivery process.   347 more words

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Body Mechanics- I


As the baby grows in the womb, your center of gravity will shift. The additional weight in the front could create a swayback posture, causing discomfort on the lower back. 287 more words

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Mama is a Queen, Create a Spa Environment

“Taking care of a newborn is not nearly as hard as taking care of yourself. My post partum doula care is all about mothering the mother.” ~ Dayva Savio… 2,679 more words

Infant Massage

DIY Tile & Grout Cleaner

I have a 100-year-old house with REALLY annoying tile flooring in the bathroom.

I have to clean it daily simply because I have a toddler and a cat who track fur and dirt everywhere, but it’s when we host a party or holiday — … 763 more words

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