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Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   10-02-2002, 09:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 872
Posted By SJane
I know a million great midwives in the ann arbor...

I know a million great midwives in the ann arbor area- if you want their numbers to see if they will travel that far- let me know and I'll get them all together for you!
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   09-27-2002, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 975
Posted By SJane
The homeopathic remedies I have listed for back...

The homeopathic remedies I have listed for back pain/ and or back labor ar Belladonna, Causticum, Chamomilla, Coffea, or Kali Carb, with Kali Carb being the most often used with best results. I...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   09-05-2002, 04:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 576
Posted By SJane
I did some training for PPD work, but never...

I did some training for PPD work, but never really did any work because all the people who called where really either looking for a maid service or a nanny for their older kids (neither of those...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   09-05-2002, 04:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,118
Posted By SJane
I just wanted to let you know that I'm thinking...

I just wanted to let you know that I'm thinking of you. I don't have much more to offer than the suggestions already given. But I understand how hard it is when the doctor you run into isn't very...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   09-05-2002, 04:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,074
Posted By SJane
I always make sure dads understand that while my...

I always make sure dads understand that while my first priority is the mom, I'm really there fo both of them. It's unlikely that with baby #5 you'd have a three day labor or something, but in the...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   08-13-2002, 10:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 612
Posted By SJane
I don't know where Sylvan Lk is... but I...

I don't know where Sylvan Lk is... but I practice in the Ypsilanti/ Ann Arbor area and know a lot of doulas in this area- if it's close, I could send you some email addresses or phone numbers. Or...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   08-13-2002, 10:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,221
Posted By SJane
Hello! I do make all my clients sign a form...

Hello! I do make all my clients sign a form stating that they understand that I carry no insurance, I am not trained as an OB or a midwive, I am not the person they should come to for life or death...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   08-05-2002, 01:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,775
Posted By SJane
I really love Birth Works and Birthing From...

I really love Birth Works and Birthing From Within.... I didn't find anything helpful from Bradley, just guilt. (no offense- just my experience)
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   07-08-2002, 09:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 554
Posted By SJane
Do you call to check in with clients around...

Do you call to check in with clients around their due dates. I felt like I should let them know if I'm going to be away from home, or if I might be hard to reach for some time. But I don't want to...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   07-08-2002, 09:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 584
Posted By SJane
I've been working as a doula since Dec. 2001 and...

I've been working as a doula since Dec. 2001 and had done 4 births since, but this weekend I did my first paid birth, where they searched me out, signed with me above all others and paid me for my...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   06-27-2002, 10:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 753
Posted By SJane
Yes- based on a 500 mg capsule. Good luck!!

Yes- based on a 500 mg capsule. Good luck!!
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   06-27-2002, 10:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 950
Posted By SJane
My midwife held back a lip for me so i could...

My midwife held back a lip for me so i could push and it was enough to get it out of the way. It still took a long time to push him out, but at least the lip was gone. I think most people do that,...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   06-22-2002, 09:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 740
Posted By SJane
I am a doula now because of how loved and...

I am a doula now because of how loved and supported I felt by my doulas- I had one at each birth, both hospital births. I feel so lucky to be able to help other women now. Everyone should have a...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   06-22-2002, 09:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 753
Posted By SJane
EPO is safe to take after 36 weeks. I usually...

EPO is safe to take after 36 weeks. I usually tell people to start with one a day, the move to two after 38 wks. You can also use it internally, either as a lubricant or just pop the capsule and...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   06-22-2002, 09:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 860
Posted By SJane
Some of my favorite herbs to use are lavender,...

Some of my favorite herbs to use are lavender, comfry, calundula, and a little sea salt and garlic if you can stand the smell. They help healing, and are soothing. And the lavender and calundula...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   06-15-2002, 03:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 590
Posted By SJane
I never took the prescibed prenatals either....

I never took the prescibed prenatals either. Just be sure you don't get too much vit A, you are getting enough folic acid, iron and calcium and eat well. That's the big stuff usually. I think if...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   06-13-2002, 06:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,081
Posted By SJane
I wish I had more to offer you, but I just...

I wish I had more to offer you, but I just wanted you to know that you have my understanding and best wishes. Keep looking, you might find that the person you need will show up at where you least...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   06-12-2002, 10:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,016
Posted By SJane
I think omega 3's are so important- they keep...

I think omega 3's are so important- they keep your tissues soft which you will need for pushing a baby out. I've never read anything about them being linked to rupture (but if there is evidence...
Forum: Women's Health   05-14-2002, 10:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 744
Posted By SJane
I've found it to be helpful at births if...

I've found it to be helpful at births if something happens out of the ordinary, either too fast of a labor or something like needing to transport, etc. It's good for when everyone is on edge and...
Forum: Women's Health   05-14-2002, 10:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 644
Posted By SJane
I've wondered this myself, not for conception,...

I've wondered this myself, not for conception, but just because I feel better when I'm having regular periods. My son is only 1 so there is no way I'd wean just for periods, but I'd love a way to...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   05-10-2002, 02:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 29,422
Posted By SJane
I agree with the pelvic rocks and lots of hands...

I agree with the pelvic rocks and lots of hands and knees positioning. It will help relieve all that extra weight.
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   04-29-2002, 02:28 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,258
Posted By SJane
So glad to find all of you!! We are a dead-...

So glad to find all of you!! We are a dead- family. My husband and I toured back when things were rocking, and now we are teaching our kids about the band through cd's and dvds. My daughter can name...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   04-29-2002, 02:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,081
Posted By SJane
I had two CNM assistated birth in the hospital...

I had two CNM assistated birth in the hospital and felt completely supported in every decision I made. I thought about a homebirth the second time, but when it came down to it, I just loved my...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   04-18-2002, 09:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 569
Posted By SJane
I want to thank you on her behalf for being her...

I want to thank you on her behalf for being her first client. I'm also just starting out, and it is hard to find people who are willing to work with someone new. The nice thing is that she won't be...
Forum: Birth Professionals (Archive)   04-12-2002, 03:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,098
Posted By SJane
Just wanted to agree, that your babies baseline...

Just wanted to agree, that your babies baseline may be very different from what you think, or it could be any number of things... so if everything else is fine, I see no need to worry! Although i...
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