Science & Sensibility has run a two-part series on Zika and pregnancy written by guest blogger, Rebekah Wheeler, CNM. Part 1 provides basic facts about the Zika virus, and Part 2 looks at the broader picture of risks in pregnancy and a thoughtful way to approach...
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Take Charge of Your Birth
The first in Henci’s new Take Charge of Your Birth Series, Labor Pain: What’s Your Best Strategy? delivers up-to-date access to the best medical research plus practical strategies for developing your plan and putting it into action. Also available in audiobook.
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This groundbreaking ebook provides pregnant people and their partners benchmarks for choosing a birth place and guidance on how to select care providers who support an evidence-based, physiologic approach. It identifies the gaps between typical labor management and optimal care and gives sage advice on how to find care they can trust.
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