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Home birth: Weighing the risks - The Star Online

VBAC in the News - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 4:11am

Home birth: Weighing the risks
The Star Online
Baby joy: Shuba Jay and husband Paul welcomed their baby girl after an unassisted home birth. The case ... “But a gentle birth doesn't have to be natural birth, it can be a C-section if it's done with respect to the baby and the mother makes the ...

Some risks, no proven benefit to water birth: report - Montreal Gazette

VBAC in the News - Fri, 03/21/2014 - 3:03am

Montreal Gazette

Some risks, no proven benefit to water birth: report
Montreal Gazette
Your birth plan: Know your options · Is it normal: New baby FAQ · Pregnancy: How to prepare · Heavier women struggle with natural birth after C-section. In a report released Thursday, a distinction is made between the two uses, saying that early on ...

The gentle birthing way - The Star Online

ICAN in the News - Thu, 03/20/2014 - 8:00pm

The gentle birthing way
The Star Online
FOUNDED in 2008, The Gentle Birthing Group Malaysia (GBG) started out as a support network for mothers who want a gentle birth – drug-free and natural birthing options. “There isn't enough information out there and women didn't know they have choices,” ...

Me and the belly: A pregnancy to postpartum photo diary - BabyCenter (blog)

VBAC in the News - Thu, 03/20/2014 - 10:03am

Me and the belly: A pregnancy to postpartum photo diary
BabyCenter (blog)
What do postpartum days really look like? What images do we newly-minted or beginning-once-again moms capture of ourselves in the days and hours that pass after giving birth? Those two questions sent me to Flickr recently, and there I came across Sarah ...

Some risks, no proven benefit to water birth: report - Vancouver Sun

VBAC in the News - Thu, 03/20/2014 - 8:27am

Vancouver Sun

Some risks, no proven benefit to water birth: report
Vancouver Sun
Your birth plan: Know your options · Is it normal: New baby FAQ · Pregnancy: How to prepare · Heavier women struggle with natural birth after C-section. In a report released Thursday, a distinction is made between the two uses, saying that early on ...

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Some risks, no proven benefit to water birth: report - The Province

VBAC in the News - Thu, 03/20/2014 - 8:25am

Some risks, no proven benefit to water birth: report
The Province
Your birth plan: Know your options · Is it normal: New baby FAQ · Pregnancy: How to prepare · Heavier women struggle with natural birth after C-section. In a report released Thursday, a distinction is made between the two uses, saying that early on ...

Some risks, no proven benefit to water birth: report - The Province

VBAC in the News - Thu, 03/20/2014 - 8:25am

The Province

Some risks, no proven benefit to water birth: report
The Province
Your birth plan: Know your options · Is it normal: New baby FAQ · Pregnancy: How to prepare · Heavier women struggle with natural birth after C-section. In a report released Thursday, a distinction is made between the two uses, saying that early on ...

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Some risks, no proven benefit to water birth: report - Ottawa Citizen

VBAC in the News - Thu, 03/20/2014 - 8:25am

Ottawa Citizen

Some risks, no proven benefit to water birth: report
Ottawa Citizen
Your birth plan: Know your options · Is it normal: New baby FAQ · Pregnancy: How to prepare · Heavier women struggle with natural birth after C-section. In a report released Thursday, a distinction is made between the two uses, saying that early on ...

Some risks, no proven benefit to water birth: report - Calgary Herald

VBAC in the News - Thu, 03/20/2014 - 8:25am

Calgary Herald

Some risks, no proven benefit to water birth: report
Calgary Herald
Your birth plan: Know your options · Is it normal: New baby FAQ · Pregnancy: How to prepare · Heavier women struggle with natural birth after C-section. In a report released Thursday, a distinction is made between the two uses, saying that early on ...

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Risks, no proven benefit to water birth: report - Canada.com

VBAC in the News - Thu, 03/20/2014 - 8:19am

Risks, no proven benefit to water birth: report
Canada.com
Your birth plan: Know your options · Is it normal: New baby FAQ · Pregnancy: How to prepare · Heavier women struggle with natural birth after C-section. In a report released Thursday, a distinction is made between the two uses, saying that early on ...

Dig Out Your Old Prom Dress, Go Dancin' In Pottstown - The Sanatoga Post

ICAN in the News - Thu, 03/20/2014 - 4:19am

Dig Out Your Old Prom Dress, Go Dancin' In Pottstown
The Sanatoga Post
Dig Out Your Old Prom Dress, Go Dancin' In Pottstown POTTSTOWN PA – “Mom Prom PA,” a women's only night out to benefit the Pottstown and Lehigh Valley chapters of the International Cesarean Awareness Network, is being planned for April 11 (2014; ...

Sick Kids Live Their Dreams Through Fantasy Photos - NBCNews.com

VBAC in the News - Wed, 03/19/2014 - 10:27am

Sick Kids Live Their Dreams Through Fantasy Photos
NBCNews.com
What started as a routine cesarean section quickly became a hurried, vaginal birth without pain medication. The first infant was a nearly ... After the NBC News documentary was complete, we stayed behind as Nevine had an MRI of her brain. Doctors found ...

Sick Kids Live Their Dreams Through Fantasy Photos - NBCNews.com

VBAC in the News - Wed, 03/19/2014 - 10:22am

Sick Kids Live Their Dreams Through Fantasy Photos
NBCNews.com
Just hours after NBC News' 48 hour live documentary on the children of Syria, a newborn whose twin died in childbirth met the same sad fate, a cruel reminder of the cycle of sorrow and loss that plagues the Syrian refugees in Lebanon. Ahed Hussein was ...

Local hospitals encourage full-term deliveries - Insurance News Net (press release)

VBAC in the News - Tue, 03/18/2014 - 3:32am

Local hospitals encourage full-term deliveries
Insurance News Net (press release)
March 17-- There has been a sharp decline in elective births prior to 39 weeks of gestation in the Tri-County thanks to new recommendations by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. .... individualized care -- Jaundice -- Difficulty ...

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A life-saving tip, from one mother to another - BabyCenter (blog)

ICAN in the News - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 9:06am

A life-saving tip, from one mother to another
BabyCenter (blog)
We help each other and our wider networks of friends and family, in ways that empower, comfort, strengthen and support – saving and enriching lives. Several years ago, a close friend of mine made the ... WBFA works through building advocacy/awareness ...

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Desperate Families Seek Special Pot Treatment for Kids - NBC News - NBCNews.com

VBAC in the News - Mon, 03/17/2014 - 8:00am

Desperate Families Seek Special Pot Treatment for Kids - NBC News
NBCNews.com
What started as a routine cesarean section quickly became a hurried, vaginal birth without pain medication. The first infant was a nearly ... After the NBC News documentary was complete, we stayed behind as Nevine had an MRI of her brain. Doctors found ...

Support Groups Erie Times-News - GoErie.com

ICAN in the News - Sun, 03/16/2014 - 10:28pm

Support Groups Erie Times-News
GoErie.com
The International Cesarean Awareness Network of Erie meets the second Wednesday of each month, 6 to 7:45 p.m., in Blasco Library's Admiral Room, 160 E. Front St. Call Sarah Imig at 460-7636 or e-mail her at icanoferie@yahoo.com or visit ...

ADHD Treatment May Be Tied to Obesity - NBCNews.com

VBAC in the News - Sun, 03/16/2014 - 10:11pm

ADHD Treatment May Be Tied to Obesity
NBCNews.com
What started as a routine cesarean section quickly became a hurried, vaginal birth without pain medication. The first infant was a nearly ... After the NBC News documentary was complete, we stayed behind as Nevine had an MRI of her brain. Doctors found ...

The stimulants used to treat ADHD might be making kids fat, a new study suggests. - NBCNews.com

VBAC in the News - Sun, 03/16/2014 - 10:09pm

The stimulants used to treat ADHD might be making kids fat, a new study suggests.
NBCNews.com
What started as a routine cesarean section quickly became a hurried, vaginal birth without pain medication. The first infant was a nearly ... After the NBC News documentary was complete, we stayed behind as Nevine had an MRI of her brain. Doctors found ...

Getting to know Rosie - Herald Scotland

ICAN in the News - Sat, 03/15/2014 - 9:09pm

Herald Scotland

Getting to know Rosie
Herald Scotland
I laughed at first, thinking that the drugs from the caesarean section were still affecting Victoria's brain. Then I looked at Rosie ... That's when the confusion began that has led me to write this a year later, just after celebrating Rosie's first ...

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