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Has Scientific Mothering Taken Over?

Imagine a world where women are told how to be a mother and what they should and shouldn’t do as a mother. A world where the women are like robots being coded to treat all of their children one way, and one way only. 738 more words

Family

How to increase your milk supply in 48 hours!!!

How to Increase your milk supply in 48 hours at 6 months postpartum!  Yes, you read that correctly.  Contrary to popular belief………you can increase your supply at 6 months…you do not have to dry up with out a fight mama’s!!!! 580 more words

Birth

Birth du Soleil

So Carrie gave birth to a towheaded baby boy. He was born at 11:50 p.m.  Nine pounds, eight ounces and twenty-two inches long.  Nothing else interesting happened at all.   1,272 more words

Credit Card Baby

Responded to the craziest, coolest case the other day:
On dispatch- we were told to make our way to a hotel in Durbans CBD, to treat a mother who had delivered her baby. 271 more words

Life

Childbirth

I am not terribly looking forward to child birth.

Who does?  It wasn’t pleasant.

They say the second time should be much faster at least. 198 more words

Pregnancy

The rule of having a baby that no one wants to say

When you announce you are pregnant everyone is so happy for you. As your tummy grows relationships can grow with others as they follow you along on your journey. 624 more words

Becoming A Parent

Is Modern Medicine Killing Women's Ability To Give Birth?

Women are losing their power to give birth naturally by relying on caesareans and other interventions, according to a renowned medical expert.

Dr Michel Odent also warned that the increasing tendency towards women having their labours induced could impair their ability to breastfeed. 11 more words

Breastfeeding