Questions to Ask When Interviewing a Midwife

Friday, January 27th, 2012

Your midwife will be an integral part of your birth experience. You should not only feel confident in your midwife’s experience and qualifications; you should also feel comfortable with her interpersonal style, bedside manner, and general personality

Twins and Multiples: The Joys And The Pains

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

Approximately 98.5% of all multiple births in the UK are twins. 33.3% of these will be identical and the rest will be non-identical. Twins, triplets or sometimes more were a rare sight until 1980 when the birth of twins rose by 62%

A Basic Guidebook To Pregnancy Week by Week

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

Following your third trimester week by week will have served you prepare for the birth of your infant, however, hardly any adult females basically give birth on their specific due date. If you do not go into labour quickly you will be induced, possibly su…

Why Instant Bonding Doesn’t Always Happen With Your Newborn

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

Whenever my daughter was born, it was quite a whirlwind of events that led up to her birth, and it was almost like I was living in a dream while it happened. Ironically, I don’t think I slept for the first 48 hours

Twins and Multiples

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

If you’re pregnant with twins or other multiples, you probably have lots of questions and concerns. Get answers and advice about medical issues, emotional support, and preparing for the birth of your babies. We know how great a feeling it is to be a mo…

Are You Uptight About Your First Time Labour?

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

It is common for women to be apprehensive about their first time labour. Arming yourself with knowledge about the birth process and the potential complications is the best way to ensure your ideal outcome.

35 and 36 Weeks Pregnant

Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

35 Weeks Pregnant So, you are very near to the birth time as you have already spent 34 weeks of pregnancy and you are not far away. It is now the time to get ready for the coming baby. Remember, last weeks are even more vital for you and your baby so y…

Having a Baby and Losing Weight

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

Every year, millions of women have children. For the vast majority of these women, losing the baby weight can become a real nightmare

A legal Compensation For Birth Injuries

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

One of the biggest moments for every parent is the birth of their new born baby.

Staten Island Doula

Friday, January 28th, 2011

Staten Island moms, are you newly pregnant and wondering what to expect? Perhaps wanting to know not only how to best take care of yourself, but what your birth options are, and what labor will be like?