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I think in our culture women (no thanks to the media) think that birth is an emergency. It's some kind of health problem. Childbirth is not a dangerous disease. It is a normal function of a woman's body. Yes complications can occur, but so can a car accident the next time you leave the house. Birth is normal. Natural birth is beautiful. Complications need to be medically managed.
Trust Birth.. HEALTHY PREGNANCY NATURAL LABOR
Babies first photo... I will have to take one like this!
I have seen this photo a hundred times & it still chokes me up every time. THIS, the ability to work hard & overcome it then know you earned it, is what natural birth is about for me :)
A new body being born. Looks like they have a grasp on life.
birth... how DO they fold up like that???
what does a person have to tell themselves to make them think this is not a human being but just a mass of cells?
Love this!! I'm leaning towards home birth!!
Yes!! Her expression explains it all. Hit with euphoria instantly!
Le Boursier du Coudray, Angélique. Abbrégé de l’art des accouchemens Saintes : chez Pierre Toussaints, 1769.
First (and probably only) "Keep Calm" sign I will ever pinned. Keep Calm: Birth Affirmation Free Printable
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Just as a woman's heart knows how and when to pump her lungs to inhale and her hand to pull back from fire so she knows when and how to give birth