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Beyond the Birthing Plan: A Conversation on Maternal Health with Oceanside Physical Therapy

It’s been about a month since I visited Oceanside Physical Therapy for my first prenatal consultation. With less than four weeks left until my due date, I have two things on my mind: maternal health and a birthing plan. The news is all a splash these days over the rise of maternal mortality during childbirth […]

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5 Tips for Creating Your Birth Plan

5 Tips for Creating Your Birth Plan

Every doula knows that you can’t actually plan your birth because birth, by nature, is mysterious and spontaneous. It follows its own path, and no matter how hard we may want to control it, we can’t.  In fact, the best outcomes overall occur in those births that are allowed to unfold naturally, without intervention when possible. […]

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