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C-Sections: What I Wish I Had Known. -with Nichole Miller R.N.

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(With Nichole Miller, RN, mama).  So many mamas tell us that they wish they knew what to expect with a cesarean section (c-section).  So to help you understand what to expect from a c-section & what to expect after a c-section, we asked Nichole Miller to share what she wishes she knew before her c-section went down. She wants […]

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Can You Have a Home Birth In a Hospital? -with Dr. Stacey Kerr

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(with Dr. Stacey Kerr, mom, veteran MD)  You like the idea of home birth & love all the benefits it offers to help you throughout labor & birth, but when you really get down to it…you just aren’t gonna be comfortable giving birth outside a hospital. And neither is your spouse. You also know you […]

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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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Step-by-Step. What can I expect during a Vaginal Birth in a Hospital? -with Michelle Collins, Ph.D.

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(With Michelle Collins, Ph.D. Certified Nurse Midwife, Vanderbilt University) What exactly happens from the moment you step inside the hospital doors to the time you go home with baby? Knowing what you can expect during a hospital vaginal birth helps you stay relaxed & focused. You’ll labor more efficiently, which means less pain, faster labor, more […]

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