Assisted Delivery vs C Section – What’s the Difference?

Katie GriffinNatural Hospital Birth, Online Childbirth Classes for Natural Birth

assisted delivery vs c section

You’ve likely heard of assisted delivery and c sections, but what’s the difference between the two? Let’s discuss assisted delivery … Read More

Bradley Method Pros and Cons

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bradley method pros and cons

If you’ve been considering a natural birth, you’ve likely heard about the Bradley Method ®.  Like any childbirth class, the … Read More

Fetal Monitoring During Labor – What to Expect

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fetal monitoring during labor what to expect

If you’re planning to give birth in a hospital, no doubt you’ve heard about fetal monitoring. Most hospitals require some … Read More

IV Hep-Lock During Labor: What to Expect

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Let’s explain what an IV hep-lock is and the role it can play in a natural hospital birth.  Many hospitals … Read More

3 Great Alternatives to Online Lamaze Classes

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3 great alternatives to online lamaze classes

If you’re considering a natural birth, chances are you’ve heard of online Lamaze classes.  But you might not realize that there are … Read More

Why Choose Natural Childbirth in Hospital

Katie GriffinNatural Hospital Birth, Online Childbirth Classes for Natural Birth

why choose natural childbirth in hospital

An epidural-free childbirth means more options for mom and partner when it comes to the location of the birth.  Hospitals, … Read More

Childbirth Breathing Techniques Similar to Lamaze®

Katie GriffinNatural Hospital Birth, Online Childbirth Classes for Natural Birth

childbirth breathing techniques similar to lamaze

A basic but essential component of natural birth preparation is learning the skill of childbirth breathing techniques.  And yes, I mean … Read More

How to Prepare for a Natural Hospital Birth

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how to prepare for a natural hospital birth

A natural hospital birth is an empowering, attainable goal!  Epidural-free births don’t just take place at home or in a birthing … Read More