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  • Birth Trauma - Antibiotic Abuse - Vaccine Reaction

    Abstract: No matter how "easy" a pregnancy may appear, the physical trauma that may occur (luring that time will have its own peculiar dangers to the cranial and spinal structures of the infant. Those injuries, if left...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/birth-trauma-antibiotic-abuse-vaccine-reaction.html

  • The U.S. is Not the Safest Place to Give Birth: Infant Mortality Rate Increase

    After years of steady progress toward improved health in the U.S., there are signs of a downturn that may soon translate into movement in the wrong direction, according to a new report released here at the 132nd ...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/the-us-is-not-the-safest-place-to-give-birth-infant-mortality-rate-increase.html

  • Treatment of an Infant with Wry Neck Associated with Birth Trauma

    Abstract: This paper describes the successful treatment of an infant with wry neck associated with birth trauma using low force, relatively long-duration cranial adjusting, and soft-tissue techniques to the whole body...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/treatment-of-an-infant-with-wry-neck-associated-with-birth-trauma.html

  • Can Your Thought Affect Your Birth?

    Excellent article to address the need to overcome fear in pregnancy in preparation for birth: Keep in mind, that there is no perfect preparation for labor or motherhood. Psychological "readiness" occurs because we are given encouragement and...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/can-your-thought-affect-your-birth.html

  • Birth Trauma

    Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care For A Nine-Year-Old Male With Tourette Syndrome, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Depression, Asthma, Insomnia, and Headaches.The onset of symptoms soon after the ...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/birth-trauma.html

  • Women Shun Products with Chemical Linked to Birth Defects

    Moser, 26, thinks her perfume may have something to do with the difficulty her 5-year-old daughter has in talking. And with her erratic spinning around the room. And with all the other symptoms that doctors suspect...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/women-shun-products-with-chemical-linked-to-birth-defects.html

  • Pain in Labor: Your Hormones Are Your Helpers

    First published in Australia’s Parents Pregnancy, Autumn 1999, as “Your Hormones are your Helpers.” This version updated July 2005. Imagine this—your cat is pregnant, due to give birth around the same time as you are. You have your bags packed...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/pain-in-labor-your-hormones-are-your-helpers.html

  • Meta-Analysis on the Safety of Home Birth

    The American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology has recently published a meta-analysis of the safety of home births, reporting a 3-fold increase in neonatal mortality in planned home births compared with planned hospital births. Critics believe the...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/a-new-meta-analysis-on-the-safety-of-home-birth.html

  • Furnishing the Homebirth

    After a long hug and a series of giddy pictures holding the pregnancy test stick (later deleted because we agreed the association with pee was “kinda gross”), Emily gave me pause by saying that she wanted to give birth at home. She had mentioned this...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/furnishing-the-homebirth.html

  • Doctors Milk Free Birth Debates Under Medicare Safety Net

    Obstetricians have taken advantage of taxpayer funded Medicare Safety Net by drastically inflating their prices for standard pregnancy management and passing the extra cost on to the tax payer. Read the full article here: ...

    http://icpa4kids.org/News/doctors-milk-free-birth-debates-under-medicare-safety-net.html

  • Midwives Take Manhattan!

    Pathways, Families for Conscious Living, BOLD and Ina May Gaskin Celebrate MOM in NYC Pathways to Family Wellness, Families for Conscious Living, BOLD and a slate of VIPs from the natural birth movement celebrated the new Museum of Motherhood, MOM,...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/midwives-take-manhattan.html

  • Ina May Gaskin: There From the Start

    A Pathways exclusive interview with the godmother of modern midwifery In the midst of the baby boom’s promises of Twilight Sleep to conceal the routine use of episiotomies, forceps and brute force in overflowing maternity wards, Ina May Gaskin found...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/ina-may-gaskin-there-from-the-start.html

  • CDC Releases Birth Data for 2003

    2003 U.S. Rates Total Cesarean Rate: 27.6% up 6% from 2002 Primary Cesarean Rate: 19.1% up 6% from 2002 VBAC Rate: 10.6% down 16% from 2002 “This whole situation is the result of the American College of OBGYN’s in 1999 changing...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/cdc-releases-birth-data-for-2003.html

  • Ice for Pain Relief During Birth

    A study to determine the potential pain-reducing effects of ice massage applied to various acupuncture points during labor included 49 pregnant women between the ages of 16 and 38 years. Ice massage, administered by way of crushed ice in a hand...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/ice-for-pain-relief-during-birth.html

  • The DeLee Protocols: The Pathologization of Childbirth

    In 1900, 95 percent of all U.S. women gave birth at home. By 1955, 95 percent of all births occurred in hospitals. This staggering transition was powerfully driven by the systemic reframing, or “pathologization,” of pregnancy and birth by a man named...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/the-delee-protocols-the-pathologization-of-childbirth.html

  • The Limbic Imprint

    Our first experiences in the world affect us in profound ways. How can we best make our child’s first experience as joyous and loving as possible? Anew baby is an extremely sensitive being—in fact, more sensitive than he or she will ever be during...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/the-limbic-imprint.html

  • Six Signs You Should Dump Your Prenatal Caregiver

    No doubt about it: Deep breathing, visualization and relaxation tools are powerful when it comes to having a positive birth. HypnoBirthing has helped not only me, but also hundreds of my client couples to have comfortable, natural births. But the...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/six-signs-you-should-dump-your-prenatal-caregiver.html

  • Connecting with Baby Before Birth

    Pregnancy can be daunting. Prenatal gadgets tempt expecting mothers at every turn, as the market is saturated with ever-changing options for mommy, daddy and baby. But underneath it all, we are simply driven by a common desire to fulfill the ideals...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/connecting-with-baby-before-birth.html

  • Seeking a Balance

    The Biomedical and Systems Approaches to Labor and Birth “My pregnancy was normal and I went to the hospital to give birth. They kept offering me pain relief, and I ended up with an epidural and complications that led to a cesarean that separated me...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/seeking-a-balance.html

  • All According to Plan: A Breech Homebirth Story

    Our birth plan with Chase was rigid: Rose knew exactly how it would happen and exactly what she wanted. But life taught her that things do not always go according to plan. Little did we know that this lesson was going to be delivered in spades. It...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/all-according-to-plan-a-breech-homebirth-story.html

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