Birth


What Orgasm and Birth Have in Common

Thursday, August 17, 2017 By Stacey Ramsower
What Orgasm and Birth Have in Common | Baby Chick

(And how to get more of the former in the latter.) Sex makes babies. That much we know. And while sex and childbirth don’t seem to have too much in common other than one preceding the other, in fact, there are several noteworthy similarities for those who are expecting. Just like breathing, orgasm and birth […]

READ MORE

Checklist: What to Pack in Your Birth Center Bag

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 By Sarah Ring

Full disclosure . . . I LOVE a good list. I have notepads all around my home listing everything from books I want to read to goals I want to smash, groceries I need to buy and questions to ask at our next pediatrician appointment. Lists on lists on lists is this “type A” mommy’s […]

READ MORE

5 Tips for Rocking an Unmedicated Labor

Thursday, July 6, 2017 By Cheyenne Bell
5 Tips for Rocking an Unmedicated Birth

Having a natural, unmedicated labor and delivery is becoming a more common choice for pregnant women these days. Women are seeking to have a birthing experience that is more peaceful, without unnecessary medical interventions, and in a more comfortable environment. While a natural, unmedicated labor may not be everyone’s cup of tea, for a healthy, […]

READ MORE

Side Effects of an Epidural

Friday, June 23, 2017 By Nina Spears

Now more than ever women are able to have more of a say when it comes to giving birth. Whether she wants to have a medicated birth, an unmedicated birth or a planned cesarean birth, there are many different choices that are available to her which is wonderful and empowering! (Of course that’s assuming that […]

READ MORE

20 Natural Pain Relief Options to Help Ease Labor Pain

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 By Nina Spears
natural pain relief options

Whether you have decided that you want a natural birth, a medicated birth, a home birth, a birth center birth, or a hospital birth, every single expectant mother needs to have some tools to keep herself comfortable while in labor. Even if it’s just for the early labor part. (FYI, hospitals won’t admit you until you are in active labor. […]

READ MORE