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#1 of 6 Old 02-24-2004, 04:11 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I just bought ten of ICANs Cesarean Awareness month posters.

What should I do with them?

OH, here are the posters: http://www.ican-online.org/shop/ican_camposter.htm
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I'd say hang them at OB offices or WIC clinics, but it might be hard to get permission to do so.

I leave old Mothering's at those places and they always disappear.
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Libraries, health food stores, wonder if there are places to post at Baby's R Us or maternity clothing stores? Chiropractors, massage therapists/bodyworkers, any other alternative practitioners. Hmm, gave myself some ideas

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I actually know Laura from another forum I post on. She is the best and very talented.

They may let you post them at the WIC office or health department. You should at least try.
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I'm thinking about what you should do with them. I'm not sure... What are your thoughts? It's a great image. I kind of wish it was available on a postcard or flyer that I could send out to doctors and hospital administrators.
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I don't know, but seeing that image brought tears to my eyes -- that truly is a picture that speaks 1000 words.

I would say 80% of the moms in my LLL group had c-sections -- you would not believe how many times these moms stay after and talk about their births, they have such a need to talk about it. I was thinking of starting an ICAN Chapter here just because I love these moms so much.
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