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#1 of 3 Old 02-08-2007, 06:44 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Anyone doing one? What are your plans for the placenta?

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Not me. But I am planning on ingesting mine this time. I want to dry and encapsulate it, the midwives are trying to convince me to just eat it....
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I really liked the idea of lotus birth. I really wanted to do it. But then I thought I might want to eat it. Okay, it does sound better to say ingest it. And then the more I thought about it, the dog and the cat would probably be licking the placenta the whole time. I could just see it. So lotus birth is kinda out with us. I would be really curious to know how pets have done around a baby who still had the placenta attached. I mean I know they wouldn't be with the baby alone, but still it worries me since people say it sometimes has a strong smell...
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