Tag: Umbilical Cord

The Actually Useful, Very Sensible and Practical Guide to Make Birth Easier Part 2 – Quick Guide to Make Birth Easier

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The Actually Useful, Very Sensible and Practical Guide to Make Birth Easier Part 1 – Introduction

Make Birth Easier? Really? Some people believe there’s not much you can really ‘do’ to make birth easier, shorter or safer. I am not one of those people anymore. For some women, medical intervention really is necessary, and I am all for intervention when…

Make Birth Easier Supports Optimal Cord Clamping

An excerpt of this article was published in The National Childbirth Trust (NCT) magazine in December 2015. ‘Delayed Cord Clamping – The single most important gift you can give to your baby.’ Hannah Tizard #BloodtoBaby Make Birth Easier Blogging has been quiet for a few…

Make Birth Easier Campaign UK – Move Mummy to Help Baby

‘Please don’t forget maternal position, the obstetric bed was probably the worst invention in the history of childbirth, turning women into passive patients who expected that there was nothing they could do to reduce their pain. MJ’ Campaign Update If you haven’t read my…