What’s In My Bag? – Midwives Edition

I’m going to show you the contents of my bags in the hopes that you will see that birth, in all its complexities, is at it’s core, really simple. Mainly, I need something to listen to baby’s heart, sterile instruments, clean gloves, sterile gauze, a few medications, and a scale (because we’re all dying to know how big that baby […]

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Pushing Oil

Edited for clarity:  It has been brought to my attention, that some people refer to “conehead” as the molding of the baby’s head.  A baby’s skull bones are flexible, and at times overlap, in order to aid baby in navigating the dimensions of it’s mother’s pelivs. This herbal oil, will in no way prevent that!  That is a beneficial adaptation […]

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