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  • Babies Remember Birth

    What do you see when you look at a newborn baby, bright-eyed, gazing straight at you? Is there really a person there? Silently frowning or beet-red with rage, can this baby think and feel? For its small size, a newborn makes a powerful, compelling...

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  • FWF - 015 - Home Birth Considered Safe

    Family Wellness First The E-newsletter for Parents to make Informed Health Care Choices Home Birth Landmark Study Shows Giving Birth at Home is Safe “ Outcomes of planned home births with certified professional midwives: large prospective study...

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  • Dando a Luz: Rediscovering the Ancient Wisdom in Birth

    There exists a moment just before a baby takes that first breath that holds a significance only paralleled by the final one. These short periods of in-between, the sacred pauses before our entrances and exits, provide us with an opportunity to bring...

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  • Beautiful Music: The Benefits of Singing to your Baby, Before and After Birth

    People have sung to their babies forever. Every culture has lullabies and children’s songs that are passed down through the generations. New ones are written and shared, and the custom goes on—a rich part of the fabric of human civilization. These...

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  • Landmark Study Shows Giving Birth at Home is Safe

    “Outcomes of planned home births with certified professional midwives: large prospective study in North America.” Kenneth C Johnson, senior epidemiologist, Betty-Anne Daviss, project manager. BMJ 2005;330:1416 (18 June). Published...

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  • Chlorinated Water Ups Risk of Birth Defects

    A study of 141,077 children demonstrates that chlorinated water increases the risk of birth defects. Scientists poured through data on water quality and incidence of birth defects in 366 regions throughout Norway between 1993 and 1995. Overall,...

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  • Birth Defect Risk Unknown for Most New Drugs

    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) -   A recent study in OB/Gyn shows: more than nine-tenths of drugs approved since 1980 have not been properly tested to ensure they do not cause birth defects if taken by...

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  • Social Support and Birth Weight

    A University of California study that included 250 pregnant women showed that an infant's birth weight may be affected by the amount of social support the mother receives during pregnancy. The women were...

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  • Dangers of Hospital Births: Why Birthing in a Hospital Can Cause More Problem's than it Solves

    There’s a saying that birth is as safe as life gets. There are times when birth can become dangerous for the baby or, very rarely, for the mother. This is when hospital-based maternity care really shines, and we’re able to save mothers and babies who...

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  • 10 Ways to Prepare a Mom for a Bad Birth

    This article details the systematic steps in which modern medicine sabotages a healthy woman’s opportunity for a natural pregnancy and birth by subtly (and not so subtly) undermining her strength and feeding her misinformation to make things more...

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  • FWF - 034 - Unassisted Birth, VBAC, HPV Vaccine, Sunscreen

    Family Wellness First - 034 Unassisted Birth, VBAC, HPV Vaccine, Sunscreen The E-newsletter for Parents to Make Informed Health Care Choices If you cannot read this newsletter, please visit: www.icpa4kids.org/wellness/0034.htm to access it ...

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  • Low Birth Weight ups Asthma Risk

    Low birth weight boosts an individual's risk of asthma, say researchers in the journal Thorax. A total of 8,960 people were enrolled in the British Cohort study in 1970. Periodically, the...

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  • FWF - 035 - Pregnancy and Birth

    Family Wellness First - 035 Pregnancy and BirthThe E-newsletter for Parents to Make Informed Health Care ChoicesIf you cannot read this newsletter, please visit: www.icpa4kids.org/wellness/0035.html to access it Childbirth Death Rate Rises in U.S. ...

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  • What is the Meaning of "Normal" Birth?

    What does Lamaze International mean by “normal” birth practices? Lamaze International lists six practices that simplify the birth process with a natural approach and the ultimate goal of keeping labor and birth as safe and healthy as possible. ...

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  • Dante Lucian's Birth Story

    An inspiring and truly moving account of the journey of pregnancy, and the serenity of a home water birth -- even when the pregnancy and birth have complicating features: http://sites.google.com/site/dantelucianbirthstory/home

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  • The Hospital “Birth Plan”

    There is a fairly normal course of events for women giving birth in a hospital setting. In order to be truly prepared to give birth in the hospital, it is important to be aware of today’s standard hospital procedures. All hospital procedures and...

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  • A Father's Perspective: The Journey from Hospital to Home

    Many women have questions about how to approach their partner about natural birth, and especially an out-of-hospital/home birth. I don’t ever remember being worried about convincing my husband, David—but then again, my feisty side comes out pretty...

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  • 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 ...

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  • 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

  • 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...

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