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What is Nitrous Oxide?

What is Nitrous Oxide?

What is Nitrous Oxide? Labor isn’t exactly easy. It can be varying degrees of difficulty for different women since no one’s birth is the same, and everyone all has different lengths of time and intensity of contractions, etc.  Here at the birth center, we employ...

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Managing Postpartum Depression

Managing Postpartum Depression

Giving birth can trigger a mix of strong emotions in a new mother, ranging from excitement and joy to fear and anxiety. However, it can also result in postpartum depression, a serious and unexpected mental illness. Read on to find out more about what postpartum...

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Round Ligament Pain is a Pain

Round Ligament Pain is a Pain

Pregnancy symptoms can be confusing and quite honestly a little annoying, especially if this is your first baby. One such symptom includes round ligament pain. Knowing about it helps you stay prepared and prevents undue anxiety associated with the onset of sudden...

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Pregnancy Safe Skin Care

Pregnancy Safe Skin Care

It’s natural for your body to undergo many changes due to the fluctuating hormone levels and alteration of normal body functions of pregnancy to support you and your baby’s needs. Like every other organ, your skin undergoes changes as well. These can be...

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What Happens at a Home Visit?

What Happens at a Home Visit?

What Happens at a Home Visit? Sometimes visiting the birth center during your pregnancy can be difficult. However, that is no reason why you should miss out on care during pregnancy. At Birthways Family Birth Center, we offer home visits for those that find themselves...

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How Partners Can Bond With Baby

How Partners Can Bond With Baby

How Partners Can Bond With Baby We often put a lot of emphasis on mother and baby bonding and how we can work to improve it. But we always seem to overlook the importance of partners bonding with their babies. This is one of the reasons we often see partner-baby...

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