Monthly Archives: August 2011

Birth Trauma Lasts a Lifetime

One of the big misconceptions out there is that birth is something you only need to endure for one day.  This could not be further from the truth. Birth trauma lasts a lifetime, for the whole family. “Birth trauma is … Continue reading

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My Favorite Birth Video

This is one of my most favorite birth videos.  Mom is totally calm and silent. When I was pregnant with my second child, I

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My Second Natural Home Birth

You can hear the story of my second home birth and watch my labor and birth here. Birth Story Labor

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The Standard Hospital Birth

If you have watched TLC’s The Baby Story, you have seen the standard hospital birth in action. Need I say more?

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Unassisted Home Water Birth Video

This women shows her power while birthing. Some births a quiet and serene other are loud and animalistic, both are wonderful.

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Unassisted Home Birth Video

Great video of birth showing a wonderful support team I love the husband in this video.  Totally relaxed and confident in what is happening. 

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Beautiful Births Like This One Don’t Happen By Accident.

Unmedicated Water Birth Video in a Birth Center “This is the natural water birth of our son, Theo. I’m sharing it here because

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Home Birth Has Pros and Cons

July 2011 Article in the Los Angeles Times http://www.latimes.com/health/la-he-home-births-20110711,0,7182324.story “In the hospital, there were seven medical students in the room when I was pushing my son out,” she said. “At home, it was a very quiet, slow experience, and the … Continue reading

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ABC News Reports on Home Birth

This is a great news report on the increasing home birth trend. http://abcnews.go.com/Video/playerIndex?id=14203520 There has been a dramatic rise in home birth rates . Home births rates in the United States increased by

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