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Natural Home Birth | Water Birth | Midwife | Doula | Atlanta | Georgia | LeahAndMark.com
Natural Home Birth | Water Birth | Midwife | Doula | Atlanta | Georgia | LeahAndMark.com
Natural Home Birth | Water Birth | Midwife | Doula | Atlanta | Georgia | LeahAndMark.com

Most mammals with pregnancy have a placenta that provides nutrition for growth and survival up to birth. During natural birth after the baby is born, both mother and baby remain attached via the umbilical cord which is part of ...

 
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Twin_Home_Birth
Twin_Home_Birth
Twin_Home_Birth

My story is not ordinary. In fact for an African-American inner city woman it is quite unique. I married my sweetheart whom I’ve loved since the age of fourteen and we decided we would have a very normal size family of fo...


 
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When my daughter Katelynn told me she and her husband Austin were planning to have a home delivery with a midwife my first reaction was fear, after all I have been a nurse since 1975. I’ve always been interested in natura...

 
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CaesareanSection
CaesareanSection
CaesareanSection

A C-section, or Cesarean Section, is a surgery performed to remove your baby manually if your attempt at a natural vaginal birth is not going well, or has no longer become possible. A vertical or horizontal incision is made thr...

 
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Induction Of Labor
Induction Of Labor
Induction Of Labor

It does seem as though everyone is in a hurry these days because they are just tired of being pregnant. Pressure seems to build up from all angles. Some from well-meaning relatives and friends calling every day wondering why yo...

 
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Baby_Isla
Baby_Isla
Baby_Isla
 

Birth of Isla Olive

 
June 10, 2013
 



I was 14 days past my due date feeling enormous, like I would be pregnant forever. We walked every night in hopes of starting labor. My midwife had me taking lots and lots of essential fatty acids to help ripen my cervix while...


 
 
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Baby_Eleanor
Baby_Eleanor
Baby_Eleanor

I never actually thought of myself as someone who would want to birth at home. A birth center sure, but too many distractions at home. However after a fast and kind of traumatic birth of my first child in a hotel room after bei...

 
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Grandmother With Baby
Grandmother With Baby
Grandmother With Baby

In many cases, a baby’s grandparents are just as excited about his or her birth as his or her parents are—possibly more so depending on how long they’ve been waiting on a grandchild. The question is: how well do they real...