midwife

Midwife Shares Top 10 Tips for a Positive Birth

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Tracy Donegan is a Midwife, “positive birth expert”, emotional wellness specialist, author and Founder of GentleBirth – www.gentlebirth.com – an increasingly popular birth preparation program experienced through the GentleBirth App and at live workshops around the world. Donegan brought her positive birthing expertise and GentleBirth business model all the way from Dublin, Ireland to Silicon Valley two years […]

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Meet Debra Pascali-Bonaro: Doula + Orgasmic Birth Advocate.

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Many women I know associate the emotion of fear with childbirth when, in fact, childbirth can be an empowering and even pleasurable experience! Debra Pascali-Bonaro is one amazing mama and Founder of the Pain to Power Childbirth Experience, Director of the award-winning documentary “Orgasmic Birth: The Best-Kept Secret” and co-writer of “Orgasmic Birth: Your Guide to a Safe, Satisfying […]

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A Birth Story: Tejal V Patel

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The first thing fellow moms asked me after I gave birth was, “Was your labor painful? Did you deliver naturally or have a C-section?” When I tell them I had a natural, drug free delivery, 97% of the time, the reaction is “What?! Are you crazy? Was that on purpose or were you too late to […]

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Doula Dos: 7 Savvy Tips for a Rockin’ Pregnancy & Birth

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A new day has come where many hospitals are now welcoming a fleet of skilled and well trained birth professionals called, “the doulas”. Doula is a Greek term meaning “woman who serves” it was appropriated to describe the women who lend themselves to serve birthing mothers. A once marginalized profession, these birth workers are now […]

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