You can fudge lots of things in life – knowing the difference between Beaujolais and Bordeaux, how much money you made last year (versus how much money the IRS thinks you made), your shoe size, your cup size, whether you really came three times last night. But one thing you don’t ever want to fudge is your birth control. Nearly half of all pregnancies in the U.S. are unintended. If you don’t want to contribute to this statistic, read on to get the facts about some enduring contraception myths. After all, you know what they call people who either don’t use birth control or use it incorrectly? Parents. Plus: Test your birth control IQ…
While no women expects to be placed on bed rest during pregnancy it does happen. Use the time to rest/craft/shop for baby (online of course)/ or take a childbirth class with a childbirth educatior (such as myself) who will come to your home or work with you online/over the phone.
Number one, of course, is the fear of “poking” the baby. Don’t worry stud you’re not even close.
A while back I featured a Cici Jane video for sweet little Liam and today I have lost myself on the Cici Jane site engrossed in her awesomeness, and this time I bring you baby Grayson. I am so obsessed with her work and encourage you to check out her site also. Grayson’s Arrival | Ceci Jane.
In this first post, students from CASA, Mexico’s only government-accredited midwifery training program, prepared for a trip to rural villages where they studied with Mayan traditional midwives. At their school in San Miguel de Allende, they practiced giving presentations on women’s health and responding to birth emergencies. And in CASA’s hospital, a local traditional midwife delivered a woman’s fifth baby.