Wednesday Wrap Up July 6

WednesdayWrapUpSA very basic Five Things you Need to Know About Breastfeeding in the First Three Days. I do something similar in my classes, but there are 10 tips for the first couple weeks.

Funny idea, I’m amazed someone made it and it’s actually in a doctor’s office. I’d say most of the dads I work with fall somewhere between 1-4 on the Birth Reaction Assessment Tool. The rest is just hyperbole.

A look at what it might feel inside to experience postpartum psychosis, and the recovery from it. How Postpartum Psychosis Made Me Terrified of My Own Baby

I’ve seen women feel inhibited from making the sounds they want to make in labor. It’s not good. For some reason, our society equates quiet with coping well and noisy with not coping well. That *can* be true, but the opposite can be true as well. Are Women’s Birth Sounds Being Silenced in the Hospital?

This week was the Teach the Breech Conference in Amsterdam. I’ve been reading daily summaries over at Stand and Deliver and Spinning Babies.