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Care for a pregnant woman at childbirth


The process of childbirth is an exceptional experience. It is dramatic from the onset of painful uterine contractions to the very moment when the baby is delivered. 1,527 more words

Wellsprings Hospital

"Is it love or oxytocin?"

‚ÄčAnother writer once asked that question and my apologies for my poor memory being unable to give proper credit there.
I wonder that myself. As orgasms release that powerful chemical in our body, and teaches us to associate this brief euphoria with the one we desire. 215 more words

The 5 important factors in selecting the safest route for Childbirth


One of the most keenly anticipated phases of pregnancy is childbirth for an obvious reason. It is the stage where all the preparations, investments and expectations are suddenly replaced with the birth of a child. 1,588 more words

Antenatal Class

Making friends with ADHD/ADD

My two grown sons are starting to poke fun at me¬†for going back to grab and post my really oooold pictures. It’s all good: laughter is good medicine! 870 more words


How to Overcome the Hormones That Make Us Hate

One shooting. Two guys. They are watching it on the news: a clip of a police shooting, played over and over. Gun raised, shots fired, man down. 1,776 more words


Hugs Can Save Your Life.

Hugs boost happiness!

Hugging has many benefits. Not only does it increase happiness, but it may actually help you live a longer life. Read on for more. 217 more words


Sweet Dreams of Ice Cream Scoops and You

When sweet dreams of ice cream scoops
Slide from sentimental to erotic and
My feelings glide and ripple
back through time and space
To you, a you I never really knew… 113 more words