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    Posted by An_263148
    Reply: Any intending naturals for 2015?
    I have less then 30 days til my EDD and im so ready to give birth!
    Posted by jloven
    first baby on the way!!
    Hi, I'm going to be having a little girl around February 23 and would really like to try to have, at the least,...More
    Posted by nreyn3
    Reply: RH negative
    Hi, I'm A-. My DH is O . I've had to have RhoGam shots during my pregnancy. You get 1 during, and 1 after to...More
    Posted by Amy18616
    Free Baby Slings and Nursing Covers!
    Go to ---> They regularly cost $48 bucks (are currently on sale for $39) but if you...More
    Posted by cynthia2211
    Reply: Has anyone ever gotten the free nursing cover,baby...
    Thanks for posting! I actually LOVE this deal, uddercovers and sevenslings for free at ( ...More
    Posted by cynthia2211
    Home birth?
    I have my heart set on having a home birth, I have a very low-risk pregnancy and am very healthy and am...More
    Posted by jessicasmalley
    Reply: birth story show- question
    So totally agree with you! I was in shock the first birthing process and I could not decide for myself. My...More
    Posted by LonsKrys
    Reply: cytotec
    I actually was induced with this the last time. For some reason neither of my children EVER came on their own....More
    Posted by LonsKrys

    Take the Poll

    If you found out your current ob used cytotec for inductions, would you consider finding a new ob?
    Reply: Natural Birth Naysayers
    Hi ladies. I can honestly say I have seen both sides and I have a few regrets. Not be negative of course. The...More
    Posted by LonsKrys
    Reply: Birth center
    Having a baby is a VERY personal experience and the choices you make are your's alone. Having a birth plan...More
    Posted by mayas_momma
    1st Baby-Thinking of Going Au Naturale
    I am due June 14th, 2012 with my 1st baby (a little girl!!) I always thought I would just "get the drugs"...More
    Posted by mayas_momma
    Reply: Birth Story!
    Aww , I'm glad everything worked out ! Such an uplifting story <3
    Posted by Mya9253
    Reply: Finding it hard 3rd time around to stick with the ...
    I think im just more tired this time around and lack the motivation I had the first 2 times (2 children...More
    Posted by TWalker02840
    Reply: I'm new!
    If you look for one who's still in training it's way cheaper and still a great source of support. They have...More
    Posted by noelle1225
    Reply: How to prepare
    dont do drugs. lol sorry i read it and that was seriously the first thing that poped in my head. have u...More
    Posted by tadpole61311
    Reply: Hello
    Hi dolphinex3! I am really interested in what techniques you are using. I am a month away from delivery and...More
    Posted by quintessa2
    wat am i going to do the doctor says im 16 weeks and my baby is not growing but they dont know y and i...More
    Posted by Anon_234450
    Reply: Hello! 15 weeks with Baby # 1
    I am 28wks with my first pg and also planning the natural route. I am using the hypnobabies home study...More
    Posted by noelle1225
    Reply: No needle for me!
    I am 15 weeks with my first baby. I want so much to do it naturally. Simply because that is what our bodies...More
    Posted by peanut_1991
    Reply: Hypnobirthing?
    I am currently doing the hypnobabies home study course and I am loving it. While I haven't been through my...More
    Posted by noelle1225

    Take the Poll

    Which method is better hypnobirth or hypnobabies?
    • hypnobirth
    • hypnobabies
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    Reply: How far are you traveling to deliver?
    I had to go about an hour to my hospital. I was really worried about getting to the hospital. It...More
    Posted by ButterflyBaby1107
    Reply: Lamaze?
    A midwife I interviewed told me lamaze was kind of useless, and that something like hypnobirthing would be more...More
    Posted by ReneeSP
    Reply: Changing from OBGYN to Midwife?
    I think MW's have to be working with an OB, i know the midwife that i considered using basically said she...More
    Posted by TWalker02840
    Reply: hypnobirthing?
    I'm 13w5d... barely into the second tri... hypnobirthing is supposed to work best when you have months to...More
    Posted by noelle1225
    Reply: Baby #1
    Awww... thanks If you feel safe in the hosp then that's where you need to be. That's the important thing,...More
    Posted by noelle1225
    Reply: Kaiser Ins. and Natural??? Are they like Water and...
    I am sorry you are having problems with your new insurance. Most insurances have nurses that work for them to...More
    Posted by GigiSage
    Reply: Question...
    How can I get out of the loop!!! I feel like that is all I have recieved from my Dr. is his malpractice advice....More
    Posted by triss84
    Reply: my birth story
    Thats encouraging to hear... is he your first baby?
    Posted by MRSKuhns
    Reply: Hello ladies... new here!
    I agree with the other ladies- do what feels right for you and keep trying til you find it. For me it...More
    Posted by mamabattleship

    Spotlight: Member Stories

    I am a childbirth educator, doula, and apprentice midwife. I have 5 beautiful children that range in ages from 3 to 10. I have been married for 10 won...More

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