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Labor Inducing Ginger Cookies

(Recipe shared by Robin Elise Weiss, LLC About.com Guide) So several of my students ask me, “Lisa, what can I do to get labor going?”  There are definitely some acupressure massage points that can get things going…and let’s not forget  the whole “frequent sex thing too”…( PROSTAGLANDINS, remember? I’m definitely writing a blog about labor […]

Cook Counter Pressure

The Cook Counter-pressure  techniques are an alternative, non-pharmacological, no cost, non-invasive method of relieving back and pelvic pain for laboring women during the first and second stages of labor. Since it’s publication on Spinning Babies, I’ve been asked, “HOW EXACTLY does this work”? So here’s the LONG version of it: Located on the posterior side […]