Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 249
Search took 1.13 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: LizD
Forum: Personal Growth   07-10-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 1,198
Views: 160,498
Posted By LizD
In my experience some of the Steiner people will...

In my experience some of the Steiner people will ostracize you, some won't, and your children will probably be fine. I still lament the gap between the really good things about the Waldorf approach...
Forum: Homebirth   12-16-2011, 09:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 805
Posted By LizD
There's the usual positional things to help the...

There's the usual positional things to help the baby move (hands-and-knees, lying on sides on the couch when reading or watching TV), and you'll be working with your chiropractor, and it's early;...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   02-12-2011, 09:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,815
Posted By LizD
Hospital staff will not be held liable for...

Hospital staff will not be held liable for anything they do that they feel is saving a life, whether you consent or not. This may be morally wrong and legally questionable but it's what those of us...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   02-12-2011, 06:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,815
Posted By LizD
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by JessicaE http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   02-11-2011, 10:28 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,815
Posted By LizD
I am sorry to sound so dour. But I do not work...

I am sorry to sound so dour. But I do not work in a big busy high-risk center, I work in a birth center much like you describe. We have the lowest C-section rate in the area, LDRP rooms and our own...
Forum: Doulas   02-06-2011, 07:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 914
Posted By LizD
I was a doula and it never entered my head to...

I was a doula and it never entered my head to have one at my own birthing. :) My midwife brought two other licensed midwives to assist her, and my neighbor, a lay midwife, came to keep my older...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   02-06-2011, 07:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,815
Posted By LizD
I have to second the comment/s that it's far too...

I have to second the comment/s that it's far too long. I am an OB nurse and our childbirth center really does try to do a lot of these things as the standard of care...but the nurses still laugh at...
Forum: Midwives   02-06-2011, 04:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,214
Posted By LizD
I'm a nurse in a small community hospital's...

I'm a nurse in a small community hospital's Childbirth Center. I love that the midwives first assist. It preserves continuity of care and seems to uphold respect for the midwife as a medical...
Forum: Birth Professionals   08-26-2010, 03:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,137
Posted By LizD
Quote: Originally Posted by ANewDoula...

Quote:
Originally Posted by ANewDoula http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15775709)
So for those of you who have a ADN, did you...
Forum: Birth Professionals   08-25-2010, 02:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,137
Posted By LizD
Thanks for taking the time to write while...

Thanks for taking the time to write while supporting your FIL and family. I hope his health improves soon.
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   08-25-2010, 01:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,540
Posted By LizD
What a nuisance that we have to plan against all...

What a nuisance that we have to plan against all those adversarial eventualities.

I remembered a few more suggestions my mw had for the hibiclens wash- once or twice a day was the actual internal...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   08-25-2010, 01:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,843
Posted By LizD
Quote: Originally Posted by harli...

Quote:
Originally Posted by harli http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15771659)
This is not talking about giving antibiotics...
Forum: Birth Professionals   08-25-2010, 02:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,137
Posted By LizD
"hijack" away! I'd be interested to hear about...

"hijack" away! I'd be interested to hear about other options, too.
Forum: Birth and Beyond   08-24-2010, 09:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,843
Posted By LizD
If you didn't have antibiotics during surgery,...

If you didn't have antibiotics during surgery, that's very unusual. They're a standard addition to IV fluid for surgery, emergent and non-emergent, along with the anesthesia and sedation, Zofran for...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   08-24-2010, 09:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,540
Posted By LizD
GBS can be inhibited by hibiclens; I was...

GBS can be inhibited by hibiclens; I was instructed to use it by my midwife. Since my babies are always early, I'm not sure if the GBS broke the water early or not.

But what I can say is do not...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   08-24-2010, 09:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,843
Posted By LizD
I would also guess that if you had a cesarean...

I would also guess that if you had a cesarean section, antibiotics were most definitely a part of your care. They're not something you need to consent to on an individual basis, just part of...
Forum: Birth Professionals   08-23-2010, 06:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 819
Posted By LizD
I'm a new grad RN with an ADN and I'm applying...

I'm a new grad RN with an ADN and I'm applying to Frontier's bridge. I work in critical care and have many years of experience as a doula. I avoided nursing school and the idea of being a nurse for...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   08-20-2010, 11:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,929
Posted By LizD
where is it usually posted? I haven't done it in...

where is it usually posted? I haven't done it in years and I can't remember.
Forum: Birth Professionals   08-18-2010, 01:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,137
Posted By LizD
Thank you both! Peony, in your experience...

Thank you both!

Peony, in your experience applying to the Bridge, did many students have to wait for subsequent classes? I know the program is very popular, and if that will add to the time, it...
Forum: Birth Professionals   08-10-2010, 10:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,137
Posted By LizD
I posted this question on a nursing forum, but...

I posted this question on a nursing forum, but have had no replies yet. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif

I am a recent ADN grad and former doula/CBE/assistant. I...
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   09-08-2009, 10:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 465
Posted By LizD
Hi, I'm not in Watertown but in Columbia County....

Hi, I'm not in Watertown but in Columbia County. But just wanted to say I don't often have luck meeting or finding people on this part of the MDC forum- and I've been a member for years in several...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-26-2009, 06:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 765
Posted By LizD
I think you should contact a lawyer; these...

I think you should contact a lawyer; these situations have a way of -poof!- disappearing once your response, when people call, is, "I will not discuss this with you; you may not call or visit again;...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   08-18-2009, 11:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 576
Posted By LizD
sit-ups, sit-ups, sit-ups. Good old fashioned...

sit-ups, sit-ups, sit-ups. Good old fashioned sit-ups. They work. But I do know what you mean, it's hard to be "normal" and exercise and still have a problem spot....
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   08-01-2009, 09:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,026
Posted By LizD
You could try using plain canned beans in small...

You could try using plain canned beans in small amounts until you are used to them. I can't imagine a life with *no* beans! There's so many different kinds! And what about things like minestrone...
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   07-30-2009, 11:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 866
Posted By LizD
Quote: Originally Posted by simcon...

Quote:
Originally Posted by simcon http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14162689)
We live nearby, and never seriously considered...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 249

 
Forum Jump: