Tag: home birth

Common Misconceptions About Natural Home Births

A healthy newborn baby delivered at home with the help of New Birth Experiences

Home births were the norm for women throughout most of history. In recent times, they’ve seen a resurgence in popularity as many women are seeking a more personal and natural experience to complete their birthing journey. But with this resurgence comes a fair share of myths and misconceptions. Today, let’s debunk a few of the… Read more »

Benefits of a Natural Home Birth

A newborn baby sleeps peacefully

If you’re pregnant for the first time, you’re likely already planning how the birth is going to take place. It’s an important experience and there are many variables to consider. This is not a decision to make lightly. The most important question you’ll ask yourself during this time is where the birth should take place…. Read more »

How to Prepare for a Home Birth

Pregnant woman taking notes in a notebook

If you feel that a home birth is right for you, then it’s time to take steps to ensure you, your family, and the little one you’re welcoming into the world are ready. A natural homebirth can be quite different from birthing in a hospital. Plus, even if you’ve done a home birth before, each… Read more »

4 Tips on Having a Natural Birth

Home Birthing Tips

Over the past few years, more expecting mothers have been interested in giving birth naturally. Giving birth is a beautiful process and many mothers are making the switch to natural births because they want to be fully present in their experience, without the use of pain relievers and other drugs. Whether you’re planning to get… Read more »

Using Water to Manage Labor Pain

Home Birth with Mid Wife

Many woman get uncomfortable thinking of the pain associated with childbirth. Although epidurals do a great job reducing the pain, there are still many risks attached to receiving an epidural during delivery. If you’re looking for a natural, unmedicated alternative for pain relief, consider water immersion. Most hospitals avoid using any form of water therapy… Read more »

A long awaited postpartum visit….

Yesterday one of my very dear clients came for her postpartum visit. Her baby was 6 months old already, and this was the first time I was seeing her since her 2 week postpartum visit! She is a busy mama, now having 3 babies! When we first met, she was in her 5th month of… Read more »