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October 9, 2018 by Sharon Muza, BS, LCCE, FACCE, CD(DONA), BDT(DONA), CLE
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A new study suggests there is no need to labor down with an epidural and supports immediate pushing after complete dilation with no change in cesarean rates or need for forceps or vacuums, with some benefits to parent and baby.... Read More

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October 4, 2018 by Sharon Muza, BS, LCCE, FACCE, CD(DONA), BDT(DONA), CLE
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In new research, researchers concluded that explained some of the observed benefits of human milk at the breast/chest for human babies—the biological norm reduces stress hormones and the impact they can have on the body.... Read More
October 2, 2018 by Sharon Muza, BS, LCCE, FACCE, CD(DONA), BDT(DONA), CLE
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One of the valuable benefits for Lamaze International members is a subscription to Lamaze International's official journal - The Journal of Perinatal Childbirth Education, whose mission is to promote, support, and protect natural, safe, and healthy birth through education and advocacy.... Read More
September 27, 2018 by Mindy A. Cockeram, LCCE
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This month's Brilliant Activities for Birth Educators post is all about positions that a laboring person can use during the first stage (labor) part of birth. Learn about UFOs for labor (upright, forward-leaning and open) in this class activity.... Read More
September 25, 2018 by Cara Terreri, CD (DONA), LCCE
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Infant mortality is a scary and real danger for families around the world. The more families can learn about prevention and healthy care, the more families can increase the likelihood of a healthy and safe infant and baby throughout the first year!... Read More

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