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C-sections from hell

ADHD, Autism, mental issues? Did you know that about 75% of American kids with any of these problems were yanked out of the womb with a C-section? Furthermore, C-section babies have an increased risk for developing allergies, asthma, and diabetes. … Continue reading

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How to avoid a cesarean birth:

The best way to avoid a cesarean birth is by avoiding hospitals. Beyond that; focus on proper nutrition and exercise through the pregnancy for the best results. Taking a Lamaze class, performing yoga and meditation all help to build an … Continue reading

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Fear mongering for C-section profits

Cesarean delivery rates rose 53% between 1996 and 2010, topping in at a whopping 32.8%. Most sheople believe that this rising C-section rate is from labor and delivery complications that make this surgery necessary. What people don’t realize is that … Continue reading

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Homebirth as safe as hospital birth

Homebirth safety, including midwife care during pregnancy, birth, and postpartum is equal to allopathic medical care while being healthier and is less costly. This includes women with high-risk pregnancies. Of course, the proportion of caesarean sections was lower in the … Continue reading

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Eating during labor

Every natural childbirth I’ve been part of, I recommend that mommy eats and drinks all she wants to. I have been HIGHLY criticized by the “medical experts” who medicalize childbirth and also restrict mommy’s food and fluid intake during labor. … Continue reading

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Cutting the umbilical cord

Don’t cut that umbilical cord! At least not for 20 minutes or more. The common practice in the “developed” world is to clamp and cut the umbilical cord connecting mother and baby in less than a minute after birth. Clamping … Continue reading

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Medical childbirth outcomes

Yet once again medical science falls short of mother nature – and medical science proves it over and over. Women who opt for home birth have a lower risk of severe complications than women who plan a hospital birth. The … Continue reading

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