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Positive Birth Story: Induction after Waters had broken

Positive Birth Story: Induction after Waters had broken

Taking control of your choices can make your induction so much more positive.

Birth is just like going for a poo

Birth is just like going for a poo

There are many parallels between going for a poo and giving birth.. this post could totally change the way your approach everything!

The Most Important Science Lesson of Your Pregnancy

The Most Important Science Lesson of Your Pregnancy

If you understand ONE thing about birth, let this be it!

How to take CONTROL of your birth experience!

How to take CONTROL of your birth experience!

A MUST READ for any pregnant mums! It’s all very well and good having an idea of what you’d like your birth to be, but how do you get it?

Positive Birth Story: Vaginal Breech of First Baby

Positive Birth Story: Vaginal Breech of First Baby

An utterly incredibly vaginal breech birth story from a first time mum.

Back to Back Babies

Back to Back Babies

Back to Back babies! Also known as ‘posterior’ ‘OP’ or ‘occipital posterior’. But what does that mean?

Is Birth a Feminist Issue?

Is Birth a Feminist Issue?

So this blog post started its life as a post about fear of birth.. it seems to have morphed into a Feminist rant, but a rant I think needs raising..

Are you pregnant? And approaching the BIG DAY with even a hint of ‘I can’t even go to the dentist so how on earth will I ever manage giving birth?’

Stretch and Sweep: A shortcut to labour?

Stretch and Sweep: A shortcut to labour?

Have you been offered a ‘stretch and sweep’.. do you actually know what is it, what it involves and what it might mean for your labour and birth?

 

'Positive Birth, tick! And now I have to nail breastfeeding?!'

'Positive Birth, tick! And now I have to nail breastfeeding?!'

I'm really pleased to welcome Shona Baxter onto the blog today. It's easy to forget that BIRTH is just the start of a very long, hugely rewarding, but often difficult road of parenthood! And one of the first things we have to comprehend is keeping our babies FED! Firstly the decisions of how we want to feed them, then the muddle of actually working out how to do that! Shona shares her breastfeeding journey with us today..

What a Giraffe Can Teach You About Giving Birth

What a Giraffe Can Teach You About Giving Birth

Did you know, we are the only species of mammal that doubt our ability to give birth?