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Planning on laboring without pain medication?

Some suggestions to help you minimize or eliminate the use pain medication: – gather a supportive birth team, which could include a doula, and practice relaxation and comfort measures with them before labor – be sure that medical staff knows … Continue reading

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Midwives Model of Care

At a recent birth I was greatly encouraged and impressed by the beautiful work done by a Certified Nurse Midwife at one of our local hospitals.  My client’s midwife was in tune with the birthing mother and allowed the mother … Continue reading

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