Gestational Diabetes

Michel Odent on Gestational Diabetes “Gestational Diabetes: A Diagnosis Still Looking For a Disease?” An article of the same title appeared in The Journal of Prenatal & Perinatal Psychology and Health (JOPPPAH) Volume 19, Number 2, Winter 2004 Nowhere in obstetrics is … Continue reading

The hormones of Pregnancy and Childbirth

                                                        Introduction Hormones play a huge role in pregnancy and in the birth process. It can be especially helpful to know about the main hormones involved with reproduction. By understanding how these hormones function during a natural birth, women can learn … Continue reading

Homebirth Is Safe

Birth is meant to be left alone. To interrupt the birth process, to disturb and disrupt it….forever changes it.  Home delivery should be an option for mothers with uncomplicated pregnancies, provided they are advised of the risks involved. Homebirth midwives provide … Continue reading