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Birth Center Birth: Why I Switched Care at 36 weeks {even without insurance} & It Was Worth Every Penny

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(with Jamie Fuller, mama)  You just turned 36 weeks pregnant. Almost there! As you’re talking to your provider, you’re not feeling supported. You’ve researched your birth…you know what you want & why. You also know their job is to 100% support you, encourage you & help you birth this baby. Nope, they’re talking more about […]

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Waterbirth | What Are The Risks & Benefits of Water Birth? Should I Have a Water Birth? -with Barbara Harper R.N.

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(With Barbara Harper, RN, Midwife, Founder of Waterbirth International, Author, Educator)  Water births are for hippies. That’s what we thought. Then we learned some evidence about water births that shows: many moms don’t request pain meds, they labor faster & prefer water because laboring in water & birthing in water more efficiently supports their muscles, resulting in less of all […]

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What’s a birth center birth like? Learn Why & How one mom switched from a Hospital Birth to a Birth Center Birth {and if she even liked it}

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(With Michelle VanOudenallen, mama of 2) So there you are… you’re 32 weeks pregnant & feel in your gut that the provider you’ve chosen and the hospital where you’re about to have your baby just isn’t right. For some reason. But maybe you’re just being hormonal & have a few nerves (we all know you’ve been a […]

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