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Which Essential Oils Can You Use In Pregnancy And Childbirth?

Essential oils are highly concentrated plant extracts which can be helpful to aid relaxation and reduce anxiety during both pregnancy and childbirth, provided you are generally healthy.

If you’re interested in using essential oils, it’s sensible to check with your midwife first, particularly if you have diabetes or high (or low) blood pressure or any other

By |May 9th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Why You Should Consider Delayed Cord Clamping

One of the most iconic post-birth images is that of the umbilical cord being cut. If you’re expecting a child or are thinking of having one, you’ve probably pictured this moment in your head before, and wondered if you or your partner would cut the cord. And if the births we see in movies and

By |November 13th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

How to Manage Pain During Childbirth

There’s simply no way around it — having a baby hurts. While everyone’s birth story will be different, we can’t promise you it will be completely free of discomfort. Today, however, there are multiple options available to help you manage this pain and get through your delivery as comfortably as possible.

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By |May 2nd, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Safe Ways to Manage Pain During Pregnancy

During pregnancy, you’re likely to experience common aches and pains from time to time, but how you remedy them is very important. While your baby is in utero, you won’t have all the same options you normally would, which means coping with pain can be more tricky. That being said, you aren’t relegated to nine

By |March 1st, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

How to Support Your Recovery After Delivery

Delivering your baby is an incredibly beautiful experience that really demonstrates how amazing the human body is. This experience is also quite a traumatic one on the body. While that isn’t meant to scare you, it’s important to know what to expect and how to help your body heal properly after delivery. There are different

By |December 24th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

7 Different Birthing Positions to Explore for Delivery

When it comes to the position of your body, there is more than one way to give birth. Women around the world have long used different positions to deliver babies in a way that is safe for both mother and child. The most important things are your comfort as well as the safety of you

By |November 18th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments