Labor Positions Handout - Better Birth Blog
Active labor positions. Natural birth is easier with movement. Poster, handout, information sheet for doulas, midwives, birth class, education.
Natural Birth story
The Film + Photo blog of Susan Joy, serving the mothers of Phoenix, Arizona in the East Valley including Scottsdale, Mesa, Gilbert, and Queen Creek.
Birth Videos & Photography Collection – Links to positive birth stories
Over 30 birth videos including birth at home, hospital, outdoors, natural unmedicated, epidural, c-section, hypnobirth, twin birth, surrogate, and more! Watch birth videos and fill your mind with positive and empowering images of birth. Pick and choose wh
7 Simple Ways You Can Prevent Tearing In Birth
Perineal tearing one of the most common fears of pregnant women, but there are ways you can prevent tearing in birth. Use these methods as shared by an experienced midwife to help you avoid perineal tearing regardless of the size of you or your baby.
An All Natural Postpartum Survival Kit | Mother Rising
This is a picture of my postpartum survival kit that I left in my bedroom/bathroom that had everything I needed for a postpartum care kit. Bottom balm for my lady bits. Rhoid balm for hemorrhoids. Arnica for bruising and much more!
Healing Diastasis Recti
'Diastasis Recti: a belly sticks that out because the space between your left and right belly muscles has widened. You might call it a 'pooch.'' Funny definition right? That's how WebMD describes it. I describe it as that sucky thing that happens postpartum. And that's why I felt compelled to share a post on healing diastasis recti. Pin It! I know first-hand how this ugly side affect from pregnancy can mess with a woman's self confidence and how little information we are provided with…
How to Get Through Transition Without an Epidural | Mother Rising
Oh my goodness YOU GUYS! This is the best thing I've read on how to get through labor without drugs. It's AMAZING! Check it out!
Wake a Baby to Breastfeed? Tips by Age of the Sleeping Baby
New breastfeeding moms often ask: Should I wake a baby to breastfeed who is sound asleep? Learn when to wake your baby and when to let them keep sleeping.
How I Had my Shortest Labor Ever, Thanks to This Natural Technique
Once you’re in labor, here are some tips for the method I used to have my shortest labor ever with no induction. It helped me work through the contractions and different stages of labor!
HypnoBirthing: A Complete Guide to this Natural Childbirth Technique
Learn what HypnoBirthing is all about in this informative article and decide if HypnoBirthing could be right to prepare for your natural birth experience.
Breathing Baby Out Instead Of Pushing In 5 Easy Steps
You know those stories about the mother who gave birth in their car? Most babies can come WITHOUT you seriously pushing.
How To Be The Ultimate Daddy Doula - A Dad's Guide To Birth Support
Women who feel loved and supported are more likely to experience a positive birth. Here's the ultimate Dad's guide to birth support and being a Daddy Doula.
6 steps to concur your fear of childbirth!
Scared of birth? How to stop the fear of giving birth even when you're totally terrified! The idea of childbirth can bring on panic attacks to even the most calm pregnant mamas. Here are simple steps to getting in the right mindframe and ending the fear of birthing. #births #labor #childbirtheducation