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Respecting each other's birth choices: why it matters for all of us

I once asked a group of pregnant women to name one thing they wanted at their birth. The only catch was that they couldn’t give the answer “a healthy baby” or “a safe delivery”. 532 more words


Before I had kids, I was a neat freak! Everything had a place and everything was in its place. I cleaned my house thoroughly and religiously every Friday from top to bottom, even if no one had been in our guest room or guest bath. 779 more words


Me at Six


I had some peculiar anxieties as a child. For instance, as I tossed and turned in my bed at night, I was plagued with worry that I would be the one to propose to a man. 298 more words

Giant study links C-sections with chronic disorders | ScienceNordic

People born by C-section, more often suffer from chronic disorders such as asthma, rheumatism, allergies, bowel disorders, and leukaemia than people born naturally.

Source: Giant study links C-sections with chronic disorders | ScienceNordic

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7 Birth Photos That Clinched Top Honors—See Why

As every mom knows, birth can be emotional, messy, unpredictable and exciting, but it is always beautiful, no matter how baby arrives. Yesterday, the International Association for Professional Birth Photographers… 340 more words


How To Create A Normal, Safe, and Healthy Birth

During the last 38 years of my life, I have been working as a home birth midwife in Austin Texas. I’ve met thousands of families and helped them create a family in a normal, healthy and completely natural way. 474 more words

Normal Birth