Posts Tagged "education"

If birth is so natural, then why do I have to take classes?

If birth is so natural, then why do I have to take classes?

Human beings are cerebral creatures who think way too much. And we come with baggage. Add to that the fact that we have been socialized by the media into believing that birth is a horrible, painful thing that needs lots of medical intervention, and you have a major challenge. Birth in the US is not evidenced based. The ways in which laboring and birthing women are treated and cared for are not the ways that will produce the healthiest outcomes. Most women desire to have a loved one/husband/partner/friend trained as their primary labor assistant, or at least thoroughly educated so they know...

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How to Stay Healthy and Low Risk

How to Stay Healthy and Low Risk

The information in this article is general in nature and is not specific to your particular physical situation or problem. This information is not a substitute for medical advice. You should obtain information specific to the individual mother or baby directly from your medical practitioner.  Also, check out our once a month Healthy Pregnancy class! As seen in issue #4 of Midwifery Today‘s Having A Baby Today How to Stay Healthy and Low Risk during Pregnancy, Labor,  and Birth   Amy V. Haas, BA, BCCE   Pregnancy can be a wonderful and exciting time of life for most women. ...

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Have a positive, joyful birth experience!

The safest way for most women to have a baby Encourages couple bonding and understanding Empowers women through education Make educated decisions about your childbirth Highest rate of drug and surgery free birth; 75-85% of students! Learn how to avoid the risks of common labor interventions Learn to stay healthy and low risk; prevent common pregnancy and labor complications through nutrition and healthy choices during pregnancy Classes begin in mid-pregnancy and fill up fast! In the greater Rochester area in upstate New York, call or E-mail a Bradley teacher today for more information....

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