Category Archives: Birth Stories

How My Midwife Changed My Life 7 Years Ago

I am reposting this article originally published on Ottawa Mommy Club because today is the 7th anniversary of me becoming a mother. “You never know how far reaching something you think, say or do today, will affect the lives of millions … 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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The Truth about Childbirth: Mothers Matter

Mothers Giving Health Decision Makers a Wake Up Call: Mothers Matter Campaign Launches on Mother’s Day. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PRLog (Press Release) – May 12, 2013 – OTTAWA, Canada –  Mothers of Change-National Capital Region is officially putting health decision … Continue reading

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Positive Birth Group Meeting February 27, 7pm

The next Positive Birth Movement Meeting is coming up Wednesday, February 27 at 7pm.  Our last meeting went well.  The theme was images of birth.  We discussed how media has created our visual blueprint for birth and how watching videos … Continue reading

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Positive Birth Movement

There is a movement starting and you can be a part of it. WHAT IS ‘POSITIVE BIRTH’? The Positive Birth Movement believes that every woman deserves a positive birth. But what does this mean? A positive birth means a birth … Continue reading

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Beautiful Frank Breech Home Birth Video

Empowered Home Breech Birth Despite the evidence that supports vaginal breech birth, most women are not being given the choice to give their babies the benefit of a gentle birth. Obstetrician, Dr. Stuart Fischbein and midwife Beth Cannon are giving … Continue reading

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End Violence Against Women

December 6 is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. Please share this video so we can end the violence against women happening every day in this country. http://yourbirthcoach.com/birthaction #birthaction #freedomforbirth Make your story count. http://yourbirthcoach.com/birthaction

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Bumptabulous

Enjoy this New Book for the Holidays 20 laugh-out-loud-funny moms describe their pregnancies, revealing the secretly-guarded details of their conceptions, the great and gross about pregnancy, the truth about childbirth and how their life changed once their little womb-hijacker finally … Continue reading

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Meeting Ina May Gaskin

I am thrilled to be at the International Breech Birth Conference.  This conference has been organized by a group of volunteers.  Beautiful women who are working to helping other mothers have choices in childbirth when their baby presents breech. Attending … Continue reading

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