natural childbirth

Joy Williams' Natural Birth of Son Miles Alexander

By JustMommies

Singer Joy Williams and her husband Nate Yetton gave birth to their first son, Miles Alexander, on Saturday, June 30.  » Read more

10 Good Reasons to Try Natural Childbirth

You’re pregnant and trying to decide what you want to do when it comes to childbirth.  You may have thought about having a natural childbirth but are afraid that you won’t be able to handle it.  There are so many benefits to natural childbirth for both mom and baby, and lots of different approa

Benefits of Natural Chidlbirth

There are different methods of natural childbirth out there including the Lamaze method, the Bradley method, » Read more

Annoying Comments About Natural Childbirth

If you’re a mom that wants to have natural childbirth, you’ve probably heard a few annoying comments. Here are some of the most annoying comments people make about natural childbirth.

Natural Childbirth Sabotage: Is Your Doctor as NCB-Friendly as You Think?

If you’ve decided to try for a natural childbirth (NCB), you may find that finding support for your choices is difficult. Even though natural childbirth has countless benefits, some doctors find it outdated and may not fully support your decisions. Here are some things you should look out for if you think your doctor is NCB-friendly.

Attachment Parenting Basics from Inhabitots

By Inhabitots

While the concept of attachment parenting dates back to ancient times, and is considered the norm in most countries today, Dr. Bill Sears only coined the term "attachment parenting" relatively recently in the United States, in the 1980's. » Read more

The Pros and Cons to Home Birth

By Maria T. Pepin

As you prepare for birth, one of the choices you will need to make is where to deliver your baby. Women can choose between a hospital, birthing center or the comfort of their own home. It’s a good idea to research each option in advance and make an informed decision. Interestingly, around 16,000 women each year choose to have their baby at home. » Read more

Natural Childbirth Cheat - Sheet

by Jennifer Vanderlaan www.birthingnaturally.net » Read more

Hypnobirthing – What Is It, and How Can I Do It?

Mention childbirth to just about anyone – man or woman – and the first association you will probably conjure is “pain.” But according to practitioners of “hypnobirthing,” pain does not have to be part of the process at all. » Read more

28 Weeks Pregnant: Your Pregnancy Week by Week

Now that you have entered your third trimester, you may be spending more time thinking and preparing for your baby’s birth. You may have taken a childbirth class already and you probably have some ideas about what your baby’s birth will be like. If this is not your first baby, you may want to do things differently with this baby than you did with your first. » Read more