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Wednesday Wrap Up February 2020

A new study shows that general anesthesia, where they person giving birth is unconscious, increases postpartum depression quite a bit. One parent’s attempt to find…
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Wednesday Wrap Up

Stacie Bingham takes a look at the differences between training, certification and experience in doulas The Data Detective: One doctor’s quest to fix cesareans –…
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Confused About Early Labor?

Take a look at these screen shots, all taken from various pregnancy related sites marketed towards pregnant people within 5 minutes of each other. Notice…
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FAQ about hybrid classes

My husband drives a Prius, and has for about 10 years. He loves that car. Drives it like a video game! Because it combines battery…
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Wednesday Wrap Up October 2019

A systematic review comparing planned home births to planned hospital births in low risk parents found no difference in adverse outcomes. Midwife thinking takes a…
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The Culture of Risk

“It’s just not worth the risk”“I don’t want to expose my baby to ANY risk!”“I’m not comfortable with any risks” I hear these comments, and…
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