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20% off Placenta Encapsulation services for due dates in January and February 2019

I know that there must be a lot of pregnant people out there who have been working to take care of others during this holiday season. Now I want to take care of you! Any clients who are due in January or February of 2019 will get 20% off of My Placenta encapsulation services, just… Continue reading 20% off Placenta Encapsulation services for due dates in January and February 2019

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Midwifery linked to better birth outcomes in state-by-state ‚Äúreport card‚ÄĚ

Midwifery linked to better birth outcomes in state-by-state ‚Äúreport card‚ÄĚ February 21, 2018 Midwife-friendly laws and regulations tend to coincide with lower rates of premature births, cesarean deliveries and newborn deaths, according to a U.S.-wide ‚Äúreport card‚ÄĚ that ranks each of the 50 states on the quality of their maternity care. The first-of-its-kind study found… Continue reading Midwifery linked to better birth outcomes in state-by-state ‚Äúreport card‚ÄĚ

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Creating your birth space

You probably know that you want to have a calming and relaxed environment for your birth. This is because your cervix is really quite demanding with it's very own timetable of how quickly it wants to dilate. So bossy! But it only want to dilate in a space that feels safe and for your cervix,… Continue reading Creating your birth space

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Traditional Chinese or Raw Method for Placenta Encapsulation… You choose

I've began offering placenta encapsulation to clients in the greater Cincinnati area 8 years ago, when I was trained by a local home birth midwife. Since then I have undergone a more traditional weekend workshop on placenta encapsulation and I've learned tons through my personal experience. I began by offering the raw method of placenta… Continue reading Traditional Chinese or Raw Method for Placenta Encapsulation… You choose

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How to Prevent Tearing During Birth: A Midwives Method

Almost every client is worried about tearing during the birth of her baby. Tearing is a real and legitimate fear women have and I am glad that I have the experience to address it! When I read blog posts I want writers to GET TO THE POINT so, I'll go ahead and bullet out a… Continue reading How to Prevent Tearing During Birth: A Midwives Method

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Is homebirth messy? 

That homebirth is messy is a common thought for individuals who haven't seen birth or a brand new to it. There's an idea that fluids shoot out of the mother's body followed quickly by fluids from the newborn's, and soon enough there is blood dripping from the ceiling! Or wait... Maybe that was my idea… Continue reading Is homebirth messy?¬†