Pregnancy


A funny thing happens when you use actual numbers. https://youtu.be/UQ5IL-d1y5o NYU doctors recently submitted a survey of 215 pregnancies reporting for birth to their hospital. Their take: “High” levels of asymptomatic pregnant people are ticking time bombs. But let’s define “High,” shall we? Google search results for the study show what bloggers and media are focused on. Four pregnant women who tested...

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Prepping for VBAC


Posted By on Apr 23, 2020

This #OneBellyWednesday discusses two successful VBAC cases Not all VBACs present with the same issues. Here’s two successful cases from the office. April has been a baby bonanza in our office: Six births, four at home, with two VBACs and a couple still on the clock. The VBAC births (Vaginal Birth After Cesarean) or TOLAC (Trial of Labor After Cesarean) are always special to me. I love the opportunity to address the reason for...

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Birthing In Covidia

Birthing In Covidia


Posted By on Apr 15, 2020

This week’s #OneBellyWednesday discusses a homebirth headed for the hospital, and what some expertise in the situation can do to get a birth back on track. If you are 36 weeks pregnant or later, I’m sure you’re asking some different questions about your birth experience.  This week we had 3 babies from our office born at home, and I attended one of them.  There are techniques that body and birthworkers can apply...

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In addition to my normal recommendations, the vertical shin squat and the glute bridge helped 3 pregnant patients stabilize their pelvises this week. No Comfortable Positions? Read On! We have a lot of success with pregnant patients who feel like when they sit too long, their pelvis hurts. Then they stand, and that’s okay for a bit and then it hurts. So they sit down and it’s better, until it isn’t. Does that sound...

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We use glyconutrients, or glycans, or fancy-way-for-saying-essential-sugars, to build healthy cells. We recommend a supplement, Ambrotose Life from Mannatech, to help with that process. Here is a step by step guide (with pictures!) on how to order Ambrotose Life online. Finally you can stop worrying about whether or not we happen to have any in stock on the day of your appointment and get it delivered to your door. Plus, you’ll...

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You’ve just delivered a beautiful child and may be running into some issues that you didn’t expect. Especially as a first time parent, sometimes we don’t know what we don’t know, and get to ask our friends and family for advice. They may refer you to a pediatric chiropractor. For those newborns who have colic, are latching more easily to one side than another, excessively spitting up, not sleeping well, or...

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