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  • Attention all moms, doulas, nurses, midwives, birth bloggers…

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    …and ANYONE who cares about or is interested in childbirth and healthy birth practices! Lamaze International recently updated and released its Lamaze Healthy Birth Practice Papers.  These evidence-based articles, which identify what Lamaze International considers to be the six care practices that help to promote safe, healthy, and …

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  • A VBAC scare tactic interlude

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    I have now written five posts on “VBAC scare tactics,” or “the (outrageous) statements [that] are often misleading, exaggerated efforts by OBs (and yes, even midwives) to discourage women from VBAC and to encourage them to “choose” a repeat cesarean.”  I plan to write more–many …

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  • VBAC Scare Tactics (3): An Early Eviction Date

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    Many women who want to have a vaginal birth after cesarean (or VBAC, pronounced “vee-back”) in the U.S. have faced some sort of opposition from their care providers when they have expressed their desire to VBAC.  Oftentimes, this opposition comes in the form of ” …

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