8 Posts for Birth Category

The Cycle of Intervention

Hospital birth is the path of choice for a large portion of pregnant women and families. Hospitals can be pleasant places, with kind and caring…

Childbirth Myths

As a birth educator, I feel like I know a lot about birth. But the reality is that there’s an infinite amount to be learned…

Can Birth Be Easy?

Ever since my first pregnancy, I’ve been passionate about natural childbirth. But before my childbearing years began, I was afraid of birth. Discovering natural birth,…

What is Hypnosis?

For many people, when they hear the word “hypnosis,” they might imagine someone similar to a magician inducing a strange and mysterious trance on a…

Why Natural Birth?

Natural birth means different things in different contexts. Sometimes, natural birth refers to vaginal birth, as opposed to surgical birth via cesarean section. Other times,…