The Birth of Ella – October 2011

The Birth of Ella – October 2011

After being diagnosed with gestational diabetes, I was scheduled for an induction of labour at 40 weeks. I had booked myself in for acupuncture induction on the Friday before my due date (to encourage labour to begin without intervention) with the option of doing...
Misconceptions: Breastfeeding & Supply issues

Misconceptions: Breastfeeding & Supply issues

So many women today are not supported or educated correctly in regards to breastfeeding, often resorting in comments along the lines of “my supply was low so we started using formula instead”. The ABA (Australian Breastfeeding Association) has some great...
Why get Independant Birth Education?

Why get Independant Birth Education?

Article written by Kelly Wilder of Belly Belly http://www.bellybelly.com.au/pregnancy/independent-birth-education So you’re pregnant, want the very best birth for you and your baby and want to get your hands on as much information as possible! So, here’s 9 great...
Useful Labor Positions

Useful Labor Positions

The positions shown here facilitate the normal, natural process of labor. What position should you use? HypnoBirthing always encourages you follow your body. Move freely in response to what you feel. Your body will let you know just what position is best at every...