Wednesday Wrap Up Sept 14

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How to deliver a baby without pain meds if you’re not a spiritual person but are really geeky A fun how-to/birth story in 26 simple steps.

Please, read this article on obstetric violence and consent the true cases outlined here highlight much of the problems that lead to traumatized new parents.

Funny because it’s all too real:
33 Things to Never Say to a Pregnant Woman

And in case you’re not afraid to say anything, here are 33 things you can say to pregnant people

I’ve been concerned about mother blaming ever since I very first heard the word “epigenetics” and I’ve sadly seen it come true. Please pay close attention to the 4 caveats at the end and keep them in mind.

Good insights on the maternal mortality epidemic facing the US. Time to take a good look in the mirror and reevaluate the way we do things.

An to end on a note of humor: The 13 Little Known Stages of Breastfeeding, as told in Disney gifs.

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