Posts Tagged "Rochester Area Birth Network"

The Sociology of Birth

How our cultural socialization effects how we birth – Socialization about birth in the United States is a pervasive thing. We are, from the time we are born, receiving messages about our roles in life, and subsequently our ability to birth or be a parent. Both males and females go through this. How we are socialized by our culture and our families dictates our personal beliefs about ourselves and our respective roles. The United States is somewhat unique in this, as a great deal of disassociation from the body and cultural ritual has taken place. Mass consumerism and affluence have shifted...

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Visit us on Facebook!

Healthy Birth of Rochester’s Facebook page While these  pages are under construction You can visit us on Facebook, and make comments or suggestions. While you are there, check out Rochester Area Birth Network’s facebook page to see what is happening in the community at large! Amy

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