Mindfulness is a new approach to preparing for childbirth that addresses fear and pain may improve self-efficacy in birth, may reduce the use of opiates in labor, and may prevent symptoms of postpartum depression. Lamaze and Mindfulness childbirth education may have a lot in common.
This month’s Brilliant Activities for Birth Educators honors International Doula Month with an activity that reinforces Lamaze Healthy Birth Practice #3 - Bring a loved one, friend or doula for continuous support.
Lamaze International has long had a strong commitment to helping new families have their voices heard with our Congressmen and women from all across the United States. Our 2017 Advocacy Summit lets our politicians know how critical childbirth education is for families to have safe and healthy birth
Lamaze International will offer a 20-minute education session titled “Giving Birth With Confidence” and you will have the chance to meet the co-author of our newest edition of Giving Birth With Confidence childbirth book. Join us at the NY Baby Show.
A study published in Krager Biomedicine Hub indicates that newborns who need additional glucose supplementation are able to achieve stable blood glucose levels with the administration of oral dextrose gel during feeds and prevent NICU admissions.