It is only natural that you want to be sure that you are doing all that you can to ensure that your baby will be getting all of the nutrition that he or she needs while they develop. That is why we birth coaches/doulas came up with this post to address the concern.
A lotus birth leaves the umbilical cord attached to the placenta after the mother has delivered it and until it dries out and falls off naturally. Research also suggests that leaving the cord attached for even longer may have additional benefits, therefore the rise in popularity of the lotus birth.
A doula is a trained professional in the process of childbirth and provides emotional, physical and even educational support to an expectant mother, one experiencing labor or to one that has given birth recently. This article will teach you what you need to know about a virtual doula and questions that you need to ask for consultation.
Now you can have your questions answered by an experienced online birth coach who wants to help you throughout each trimester. It is convenient for pregnant mothers to have this option of receiving coaching from the comfort of their own home
Online birth coaching services are relatively new services that are currently offered to expecting moms and their partners. Online pregnancy classes are innovative and exciting for expecting parents who would prefer to receive these services while they are at home.
Doula and birth coach - these terms are often used interchangeably as both provide more or less the same services. Both are trained and receive a qualification to provide physical and emotional support as well as education to the birth mother during pregnancy, labor and after birth.
Wondering what all the hype is about the Bestie Weekend Getaway in Las Vegas? We cover why it's our mission to help women of all ages and stages of life connect, relate and encourage one another. Self-care is more than bubble baths, spend two days investing in yourself so you can walk away renewed and inspired.
Tired of the mom groups that say they support one another but really they are a feeding ground for people who make you feel worse about yourself? Honest Mom Talk is on a mission to find the women out there that truly want to lift one another up because we believe that the way to really change the world is to come together!! This is a tribe of women from all walks of life and at every stage of motherhood. Whether you're thinking of starting a family, are in the midst of the newborn days, toddler years, teen years or empty nesters this group is for you!!
The long list of newborn must-haves can quickly add up! How does that compare to the personal investment in yourself to prepare for pregnancy, baby and beyond? Bringing new life into the world can be exciting, overwhelming and the costly. See the comparison between the average costs of baby items in the first year versus the one time investment in childbirth education.
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I was never told that placenta previa was a common occurrence after a c-section for future pregnancies, or that I would have pain from scar tissue, or that secondary infertility was a risk. As I was wheeled in for my first c-section I was not informed that finding a VBAC supportive provider would be a challenge and only the most persistent person could overcome the obstacle. Or that many hospitals won’t even allow a mother to attempt a VBAC. Or that my baby was at risk for higher rates of adverse health effects in the future. No, as I was wheeled back for my non emergent, intervention created c-section I was simply told “it’s fine honey, we do these all the time, it’s standard"