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Giving birth without medical professionals by Methods of Healing Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Wed 18 May 2011 9:36pm What is unassisted childbirth? Unassisted childbirth (UC) quite simply refers to the practice of giving birth without the attendance of medical professionals such as midwives or obstetricians. The term was coined by Laura Shanley , the author of a book with the same title. Shanley is known by many in UC circles as the “mother” of the ... Read on »
‘Pregnant Man’ Gives Birth to Second Child by netventures Patient Expert Posted Thu 11 Jun 2009 7:16pm Yes, men, it is possible for you to give birth to a child, but it’s a lot more likely if you’re a transgender male. Thomas Beatie, 35, gave birth two days ago to his second child and sources close to the couple told ABC News that it was a “natural childbirth.” Beatie was originally born a womn named Tracy, but had sex-reassignment surger ... Read on »
Giving Birth in India by HUG Your Baby Patient Expert Posted Mon 14 Sep 2009 2:52pm Priti lives in Hyderabad. She hears birth stories that send a chill down her spine. Five months pregnant herself, she wants a different experience. This week Priti feels the kicking of her new baby for the first time. These tiny flutters just below her belly button, remind her that a REAL person is living inside of her. As a mother-to-be she ... Read on »
What happens to the birth certificate when a surrogate gives birth? by ARR1.com Posted Mon 06 Dec 2010 4:47pm Birth certificates are a tricky issue in the process of surrogacy. When a surrogate gives birth, can an intended parent’s name be put directly on a child’s birth certificate or must the parent legally adopt the child? Share this: Read on »
“Pregnant Man” Gives Birth to Second Child by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted Mon 15 Jun 2009 5:55pm Thomas Beatie was born a woman. “She” turned to “he” through sex-reassignment surgery and hormone treatment, but kept the uterus. Good thing for his family, too, as his wife Nancy was unable to give birth. The family made news last year when they went on Oprah and in the LGBT magazine The Advocate to announce his pregnancy with the couple’s ... Read on »
Giving Birth in the Streets: Haiti's Pregnant Women Need Help | RHRealityCheck.org by Jodi K. Posted Thu 28 Jan 2010 9:27pm By Amie Newman, Managing Editor UNFPA (United Nations Population Fund) estimates that there are 37,000 pregnant women among the survivors of last week's earthquake in Haiti, a country which in the best of times has the highest maternal mortality rate in the Western Hemisphere.  In the aftermath of the earthquake and the resulting cri ... Read on »
'Pregnant Man' Gives Birth to Second Child by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted Sat 13 Jun 2009 11:45pm Thomas Beatie was born a woman. “She” turned to “he” through sex-reassignment surgery and hormone treatment, but kept the uterus. Good thing for his family, too, as his wife Nancy was unable to give birth. The family made news last year when they went on Oprah and in the LGBT magazine The Advocate to announce his pregnancy with the couple’s ... Read on »
Romanian Child Gives Birth at Age Ten by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted Wed 03 Nov 2010 12:00am Yesterday, we shared with you how hormone disrupting chemicals have changed the age of puberty for girls to nine-years-old. Early menstruation and breast development may lead to early sexual activity.  For one little girl, this means she is now a mother. The Daily Mail reports: A girl in Spain has become one of the world’s ... Read on »
LOW SEX DRIVE AND LITTLE OR NO SEX, AFTER GIVING BIRTH by Triumph Posted Sun 29 Aug 2010 12:00am Children are a gift from the Lord; they are a reward from him. Children born to a young man are like sharp arrows in a warrior’s hand Psalm 127: 3 and 4 “HOPE MAKES ALL THE DIFFERENCE" I am still around and missing you all. Just got the chance to do another blog post on an issue that aff ... Read on »
Painful Sex After Giving Birth by The Women's Sexual Health Foundation .. Patient Expert Posted Sun 30 Nov 2008 12:20pm Incontinence, painful sex common after giving birth NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A year after giving birth, many women are plagued by urinary incontinence, pain during sex, and other problems, UK researchers report. Eighty-seven percent of mothers who responded to a survey complained of at least one health problem. Problems were particularly c ... Read on »