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Natural Birth & Breastfeeding: Replaceable?

Originally published on Kelly Brogan MD. Natural Birth & Breastfeeding: Replaceable? How do vaginally delivered, exclusively breastfed infants fare in comparison to their C-section, formula-fed counterparts?...
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Build Your Best Bump

Build Your Best Bump How important is detoxification before conception? Could clearing your body of its toxic burden before pregnancy lead to a greater outcome...
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Giving Midwifery Support Via SKYPE Birth

Giving Midwifery Support Via SKYPE Birth Sister Morningstar wrote a beautiful account of a birth which she supported over the telephone in the Spring 2015...
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Home Birth Safer Than Hospital Birth

Originally published on Gaia Health Home Birth Safer Than Hospital Birth In The Netherlands, the majority of births occur at home, not in hospitals. A study...
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Infant BPA Exposure from Breast Milk Now Widespread

Infant BPA Exposure from Breast Milk Now Widespread Researchers from the Republic of Korea's Sookmyung Women's University College of Pharmacy have confirmed that a majority...
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What is Doppler Velocimetry?

What is Doppler Velocimetry? Although unexplained intrauterine growth retardation is related to smoking, drugs and alcohol, missing nutrients or micronutrients and/or stress, that is not...
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Fluoride Lowers IQ, Calcifies the Pineal Gland and Harms Fertility

Fluoride Lowers IQ, Calcifies the Pineal Gland and Harms Fertility Fluoride is promoted above good nutrition as a 'therapeutic' chemical necessary to prevent cavities, but...
UnneCesareans: Documented Causes of a Disturbing Trend

UnneCesareans: Documented Causes of a Disturbing Trend

UnneCesareans: Documented Causes of a Disturbing Trend Abstract: A recently coined term, unneCesareans, describes the mode of delivery for 25% of low-risk first births in...
Vitamin D: How Much, And What Are Its Benefits?

Vitamin D: How Much, And What Are Its Benefits?

Top Vitamin D Papers of 2011 Dosage Recommendations and Clinical Applications by William B. Grant, Ph.D. (OMNS April 10, 2012) The biggest vitamin D story in 2011...
Pomegranates: Natural Hormone Replacement Therapy?

Pomegranates: Natural Hormone Replacement Therapy?

Pomegranates: Natural Hormone Replacement Therapy? Modern women at midlife have many options when it comes to dealing with those nasty menopausal symptoms like mood swings,...