Pregnancy

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Video Archive - pregnancy related

The videos listed on the right are a combination of new videos (not seen on the DVDs), or a shortened version from the DVD series.

Take your time to look around, there is a lot of information here!

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Extracts from Birthing Sense DVD series -

  • Healthy Eating in Pregnancy - Amanda, our dietician discusses foods to avoid during pregnancy in DVD 1 (pregnancy) e.g. foods that may contain listeria (which may cause miscarriage). She also discusses what you need to eat to remain healthy while you are not feeling well (e.g. from morning sickness). See Newsletter
  • How to choose who looks after you during your pregnancy- In DVD 1 (pregnancy) we look at your options for choosing a carer once you are pregnant. We talk to an obstetrician, a GP, an independant midwife, a hospital midwife, and a doula. See

NEW videos - extra information for you - not included in our DVDs -

  • Bellydance for birth - is a great way to exercise during pregnancy, and a great tool for birth. DVD 2 (birth) explains how birth happens, this is one strategy to use for your natural birth. See Newsletter
  • How to turn a breech baby - A lot of babies who are breech (bottom first) are birthed/ delivered by Caesarian (cesarian) section today. Here are some quick tips to help your baby turn and (hopefully) achieve a natural birth from a yoga expert and an acupuncturist. See Newsletter
  • Using a TENS machine- another birth strategy that is described in DVD 2 (birth). This new video tells us a lot more about TENS as a tool for a natural birth. See Newsletter
  • When would you see a Lactation Consultant (IBCLC)- Breastfeeding experts are known as Lactation Consultants and they have International Certification (IBCLC). Our breastfeeding information on all 3 of our DVDs is presented by a Lactation Consultant. You can also download a "How to Breastfeed" booklet written by Leanne here. In this new interview, we look at some reasons you might see an IBCLC. See Newsletter
  • Why have a doula? - In our birth education series, we have a doula explaining many strategies for a natural birth on DVD 2 (birth). This is a new video from a parent who hired a doula (professional support person for birth) for her birth. See Newsletter
  • De-stress face and head self massage - We have a massage therapist talk about pregnancy massage on DVD 1 (pregnancy), massage to help during birth (DVD 2-birth), and about baby massage (DVD 3-baby). This time, you can follow someone giving themselves a quick and easy self-massage to help to relax at any time. See Newsletter
  • Attitude of Gratitude - is something that is not related to birth, but is related to life. A gift from our counsellor Lyn, who is also our post-natal depression expert.

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