Posts in Birth Plan
How to Take Your Placenta Home From a Wichita Hospital

Planning to encapsulate or bury your placenta? Whether you’re giving birth at Wesley, Via Christi, home, or someplace else, you have questions about how to take your placenta home, and we have answers.

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Hee-Hee-Whooo? Doing Childbirth Class Differently

We’re teaching new parents what they REALLY need to know about labor and birth, and it ain’t grandma’s hee-hee-hoo Lamaze class.

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Do I Need a "Birth Plan"?

Is a birth plan really necessary? Learn how a birth plan may be able to help you feel more prepared for labor and contribute to a satisfying experience.

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Does This Baby Smell a Little Ripe To You?

Did you know that some parents are choosing to delay their newborn's first bath until after they leave the hospital – or even longer? Find out why! | Wichita Doula teaches VIP private childbirth classes in Wichita, KS and surrounding areas.

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How Will My Toddler React to the New Baby?

Is your toddler excited about getting a new brother or sister? Or not really sure what's going on? Here is some information on possible behaviors when meeting their new sibling, and ways you can prepare your toddler to welcome the new baby.

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There Are Two Lines! What Do I Do Now?

Congrats, you're going to be a parent! Whether your reaction is "Awwww!" or "AUUGGGHHHH!!!" you now have some decisions to make. Let's take it one step at a time with these important first 5 actions to make.

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The "Having a Second Baby" Jitters

Now that you know what it's like to give birth and be a parent, are you nervous about going through it again?

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Are Placenta Capsules Safe for My Baby?

A recent case study has the birth world in a buzz about GBS (Group B Strep) transmission. What are the facts?

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Our Birthday is Coming, But We're Giving You the Gifts

The Wichita Doula agency is almost a year old - but we're giving YOU the presents. We're offering a special this season, just because we love ya so much!

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ACOG Now Recommends Delayed Cord Clamping for All Babies

The American Congress of Obstetricians & Gynecologists have revised their 2012 recommendation on delayed cord clamping to include all healthy infants in the practice. Read more!

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How Can a Doula Help Me if I'm Getting an Epidural?

Thinking a doula won't support you getting an epidural? Here's why you'll love the Wichita Doula difference.

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