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Making birth calmer: New Program comes to Nepean

Making birth calmer: New Program comes to Nepean

Birth Preparation
A highly acclaimed birth education program will be available for expectant mothers and their birth partners in February at Nepean Hospital. The only hospital in Western Sydney currently offering Calmbirth,…
Right by my side

Right by my side

Birth Stories
Around this time 4 years ago my waters broke so I thought I’d share with you all the story of my 3rd birth The image was taken maybe a day…
#itstime…Birth Time

#itstime…Birth Time

News
Last night I had the pleasure of attending the premiere of Birth Time – the question in the room, is what would it take for women to emerge from their…
2021 brings new ‘calm’ beginnings in NZ…

2021 brings new ‘calm’ beginnings in NZ…

Birth Preparation
2021 brings new beginnings in NZ. Many without their family here due to COVID border restrictions, and they look to Calmbirth antenatal classes being offered for FREE as part of…
Calmbirth Program coming to Nepean

Calmbirth Program coming to Nepean

Birth Preparation
Mums-to-be and their birth partners can benefit from tips and techniques to enrich their birth experience when the highly-acclaimed Calmbirth education program begins at Nepean Hospital at the end of…
A speedy yet ‘calm’ birth to meet our little baby girl

A speedy yet ‘calm’ birth to meet our little baby girl

Birth Stories
We were very open to however our birth was going to pan out. We had some wishes but we know birth will happen how it happens. We were just excited…
Getting to know Calmbirth Educator Alicia Ferguson

Getting to know Calmbirth Educator Alicia Ferguson

Educators
Working in the community meant that I was able to be a part of a woman’s pregnancy and birthing experience, often starting from week 6 of pregnancy, until their baby…
Vocalisation in Labour

Vocalisation in Labour

Birth Preparation
Midwives know that when a labouring woman feels safe, private and unobserved she will move unrestrictedly, make sounds uninhibitedly and will more closely follow her instincts. Making sounds during labour…
An unexpected homebirth…

An unexpected homebirth…

Birth Stories
Just wanted to send through a big thankyou to Jen for a great Calmbirth course back in December. Although it was our second pregnancy/birth, Calmbirth really gave me (and hubby)…

 

 

 

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