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The Best Way to Reduce The Chance of a Post-partum Haemorrhage

When I was planning an unassisted birth, my biggest concern was the possibility of post-partum haemorrhage. I knew my mother had experienced a very serious one with my youngest brother and it was something I wanted to be fully informed about and prepared for. 376 more words


third trimester, second baby

How far along: 28 weeks

Gender: Girl!

Weight Gain: 14lbs

Maternity Clothes: 95% in maternity clothes, except for the occasional baggy sweater or cardigan. 174 more words


Column: Home births, midwives, hospitals and the battle over being born | PBS NewsHour

A study released last month highlighting the risk associated with home births has reignited an increasingly polarizing debate among obstetricians, midwives and opinionated mothers everywhere. 14 more words

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Sweet Pea's Birth Story

My midwife left me be and let me do whatever it was that felt comfortable. I did most of my laboring in bed on my left side (which the hospital wouldn’t let me do with Little Man), and I did a good amount of laboring in the bathroom too. 358 more words

The Wandering Mind


This gorgeous little lady made her appearance in the early hours of this morning

Thank you to another Surrey Hills Family for sharing this intimate family moment #Homebirth #Family

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PhilStar Birthing is a Blessing Article

You deserve to have a beautiful birth! Is this possible? What stories do we hear about birth today? What’s being spread around are traumatic birth stories. 137 more words

Empowered Birthing

Magical Moment

It is such a privilege to be present during these precious first introductions.

One of our January arrivals.

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