Monthly Archives: June 2013

Protecting Immunity in a Cesarean Birth

How a baby is born does impact its future immune health. Our immune system is housed primarily in the gut with our natural bacterial flora being one of our first lines of defense and an intricate part of normal immunity. … Continue reading

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What Are We Teaching Our Boys?

  It is important that we are focusing on raising loving and compassionate children. If you have a 2 year old boy, ask yourself, what kind of 8 year old am I raising right now, how will this boy behave … Continue reading

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Stand Up for Home Birth After Cesarean

The only person who can decide on the safest place to give birth is the mother. The safest place for her to birth is the place she is most relaxed and comfortable.  This allows for physiological low risk birth, without … Continue reading

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What is an Empowered Birth?

“For me an empowered birth is one where I am the one who makes the decisions for me and my baby. Where I am in an environment of love, support, and respect for the power within my body to successfully birth my baby. Where … Continue reading

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