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Make noise!!!

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http://www.birthbeyondbias.com/birthbeyondbias/2014/5/25/waking-the-neighbors-screaming-versus-moaning Makes several points that are neat: 1. Have a support person (doula) with you. 2. listen to your body and don’t be inhibited.

doulas rock!!!

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another study on the importance of a woman’s support before, during and after childbirth. Hence, support for doulas!! http://kstp.com/news/stories/s3546578.shtml

vbac video

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Good story on mom that had a vbac. http://www.newyorker.com/tech/elements/video-unnecessary-cut?

a little improvement for laboring mom

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So rather than starve this amazing woman who is doing the hardest work of her life, now somebody says she can have a protein shake. Yoohoo!! https://www.asahq.org/For-the-Public-and-Media/Press-Room/Anesthesiology-and-Other-Scientific-Press-Releases/Women-in-Labor-and-Protein-Shakes.aspx

love this birth video

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Again, oh how I wish more young girls could see these kind of stories….these kind of videos…. http://vannessabrown.com/blog/?p=1013