Why Hire a Doula? For a Better Birth Experience! - By Liza Barnes, Health Educator Educating yourself about childbirth so you're able to make informed decisions is a great way to increase your chances for a smooth labor. But you can't possibly learn everything you might need to know. That's where … [Read more...] about Why hire a doula?
On Wednesday January 11th, 2011 Meet the Doulas from 6 to 7 pm. Come meet many of the doulas serving the Metro Detroit area as well as our own Monica Mae Leibson, Dipl. Ac. Meet the Midwives from 7 to 8 pm. Come and learn more about the midwives at the ABC. The focus of the gathering is to … [Read more...] about Providence Alternative Birthing Center – Meet the Doulas and Midwives on January 11th, 2011
Join us on Tuesday November 1st 6-8:30 PM Providence Hospital 16001 W. Nine Mile Road at Greenfield Please join us for a free and informative birthing fair! Designed for new parents and expecting couples. Many great people will be present to meet and speak with. A great … [Read more...] about Create Your Village – Tuesday November 1st 2011
For so many women, pregnancy is filled with preparing for birth. Taking classes, reading books, and practicing relaxation techniques are just a few of the many things that keep a pregnant woman busy. So for an expectant mom to hear that her baby is in a breech presentation, it can be very … [Read more...] about Meditation for a baby in a breech presentation
As women prepare to become mothers, those last few weeks can often feel like the most stressful. It's common for women to have gotten to the point where they truly believe that they will have a baby on their due date. Women know rationally that it's very unlikely, but they've said that date so … [Read more...] about “I’m past my due date!” meditation
Here is exciting new research that proves acupunctures efficacy in reducing labor pain. This study “included 13 trials with data reporting on 1,986 women. Less intense pain was found from acupuncture compared with no intervention. One trial increased satisfaction with pain relief compared with … [Read more...] about Acupuncture or acupressure for pain management in labor