cesarean birth

Consumer Reports ranks hospitals with high Cesareans

Really important information is available for pregnant women to assess their local hospitals ranking for cesareans.

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The Consumer Reports website has released an informational video and also a blog post entitled “What hospitals don’t want you to know about C-sections”.  The information compiled is important to inform families about the options available to them for labor and birth.

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doula trainer

Train the Doula Trainer Workshop

Talented birth professionals can make a living facilitating doula, childbirth educator, lactation, and other related maternal health training workshops.

affirmations

Affirmations: a simple birth tool

Affirmations are words or phrases that are positive, validating, and empowering. Used through pregnancy they can prepare women to cope with labor. As well they are useful with managing all forms of stress. ($2.95, buy printable Birth Affirmation cards)

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