Life with a newborn might not be all sunshine and daisies. This is not a post about Postpartum Mood Disorders. This is a post about the average postpartum which often comes with a lot of ups and downs but which nobody seems to talk about. But, it's vital that we talk about it.
Top tips for a smoother transition into new parenthood from The Delivering Strength Podcast. Most people research and plan for their birth but how about once your baby arrives? This episode covers things to think about for both the physical and emotional side of your postpartum.
A few weeks ago I saw an infographic making the rounds about vaccines. It claimed that vaccines work and promised to give you the facts, but as I was reading through the long list of so-called “facts,” I found myself knee-high in misinformation.
Did you use a doula? What was the best benefit of having a doula at your birth?
Visual: Know The Size & Volume Of Your Newborn's Stomach, My goal is to increase knowledge and understanding of what is a normal in a newborn so a new Mom who wishes to breastfeed her baby can accomplish that which she has set out to do. #breastfeeding #newborn #motherhood
Imagine if our culture told us that birth was one of the greatest things a woman might ever do. Imagine if the stories and images we were exposed to taught us that labor is an incredible and transformational experience, a rite of passage into motherhood.
What You need to know about postpartum bleeding. Lochia is the name given to bleeding after birth. Discover all you need to know to keep yourself healthy during your postpartum. Pregnancy and new mom infographic.