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Tearing Giving Birth

My Angry Vagina

by Anonymous Guest Blogger/ Bend & Blossom mom I birthed a baby. I might birth more babies. My vagina is not ruined. Rumor has it that when a woman pushes a baby out through her vagina, that her lady parts are "ruined." My vagina is not ruined, but it is getting really pissed off. Let...

PCOS: There is Help.

  Did you know that an estimated five million women of childbearing age in the United States have PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome)? Chances are that because of its prevalence you may have had it yourself, know someone who has, or at the very least, you’ve heard...

Empowerment through VBAC

There are a few brave women out there...

A Letter to Grandparents by Penny Simpkin

Dear Grandparents (and other family members),   Congratulations on the birth of your new grandchild! This birth marks the continuation of your family into a new generation. Your support and love can ease your own child’s transition into parenthood.   If your children invite you to come and help, recognize it...

I Hate the F Word!

by Nicole Buratti, LCCE, HCBE, CLD, CCBE, RPYT, eRYT I don't think the F word belongs in birth and it certainly shouldn't be used to refer to a woman's body, especially by medical professionals!  The F word I'm referring to is FAIL! I was chatting with a...