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I’m afraid of giving birth will Hypnobabies help me

I'm afraid of giving birth will Hypnobabies help me

Pregnant and feeling afraid? So normal. The short answer to the question: I’m afraid of giving birth will Hypnobabies help me … is a resounding YES. Reducing fear and helping you begin to look forward to your baby’s birth is exactly what we do in our course.

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Searching for Sterling VA Lamaze birthing classes? You have options!

Searching for Sterling VA Lamaze birthing classes? You have options!

Hey there, parent-to-be! I bet you’ve got a lot on your to-do list, including finding and enrolling in a birth class! If you’re searching for Sterling VA Lamaze birthing classes, you’re definitely on the right track. But I want you to know how much your options have

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The power of positive thoughts: can your thinking change your birth?

The power of positive thoughts: can your thinking change your birth?

I imagine that some people who hear about Hypnobabies and HypnoBirthing think that we teach that if you want a natural, pain-free birth you can have it, simply by believing your birth will be just like those calm ones you’ve seen on YouTube, kind of like the

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What is the value of taking a Washington DC postpartum doula workshop?

What is the value of taking a Washington DC postpartum doula workshop?

Whenever I’m addressing a birth-related topic I have to decide whether to put on my doula trainer hat or my birth doula education hat. Here I’m going to look through a business and industry lens when answering the question, what is the value of taking a Washington

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Concerns About the Safety of Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)

Concerns About the Safety of Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)

As a childbirth educator I am not a medical care provider and am not qualified to diagnose, prevent or treat any condition. So, do my opinions on VBAC even matter? Well yes, but only because I am listening to the experiences and preferences of my clients and

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What’s the deal with back labor?

What's the deal with back labor?

Storytelling is highly influential when it comes to birth. Most of what we believe about birth makes an impression on us because of two or three key stories we’ve heard. Our attempt to relate those stories to ourselves is a natural human instinct. If our parents have shared

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DC Area Hospital Cesarean Rates

DC Area Hospital Cesarean Rates

Looking for information about DC area hospital Cesarean rates? Many people decide to enroll in my classes because they would like to avoid a Cesarean with their first baby, or because they would like to have either a vaginal birth after Cesarean (VBAC) or an unmedicated birth

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Looking for a Reston HypnoBirthing class? Check this out.

Looking for a Reston HypnoBirthing class? Check this out.

If you’re looking for a Reston HypnoBirthing class, I’d love to tell you about a great option! A lot of people I speak with about the classes I offer use the name, HypnoBirthing, since that’s more familiar to them. They’ve heard good things about it and are

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Best Hospital in Loudoun to Have a Baby

Best Hospital in Loudoun to Have a Baby

**Post update 9/1/2017: The Natural Birthing Center at INOVA Loudoun referenced here is no longer in use. Word on the street is the hospital is looking for another midwifery group to come and use it. The Loudoun Community Midwives are now practicing exclusively at StoneSprings Hospital. From

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Too busy for a six-week birthing class? Here’s what all the fuss is about.

Too busy for a six-week birthing class? Here's what all the fuss is about.

Are you finding it difficult to commit to an extensive birthing class? Not sure it will be worth all the time? A lot of people go with the mentality that “birth plans usually go out the window.” This really hurts my heart because I know first-hand that

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