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Caesarean section commonly called C-section is the use of surgery (Incisions in the abdomen and uterus) to deliver a baby. C-section is often unavoidable when vaginal delivery would endanger the life of the… 503 more words

How to Prepare for the Unexpected During Childbirth

Discover tools for moving through unexpected circumstances during childbirth with a sense of empowerment + calm.

Learn more from Feng Shui Mommy: Creating Balance and Harmony for Blissful Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Motherhood, available at… 9 more words


Elliot's Birth Story

So it’s been over two weeks since Elliot was born (and actually three weeks since this birth story begins!), but I think it’s time for me to share my story. 2,300 more words


CHP Officers Help Deliver Baby in Marin Hospital Parking Lot During Storm

GREENBRAE (KPIX) — Just after midnight Thursday, a San Rafael woman gave birth to a baby girl in the parking lot of Marin General Hospital. 93 more words


Through the middle of town

I’m not sure why I stopped writing entries for this blog for such long time. Part of it may have been pressure that I was putting on myself have every blog have a “message.” Maybe sometimes I wanted to tell a story and then got lost when I tried to make it more than just a story. 1,957 more words

Bibi Djan: Part 6

Bibi Djan, The Rug Weaver

Introduction   Grandma Helen (Heghineh) Davidian spent early mornings at her writing desk.  She didn’t sleep as much as the rest of her family, and the extra time was invested in telling stories about the lives of young Persian women in the early 1900s. 260 more words


The Trauma of Child Birth: Stage One of Labour.

For most of us child birth is extremely painful and traumatic. There are those lucky few that talk about their tranquil birthing experience, and it’s okay to hate them for it because it’s just not fair. 1,481 more words