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3 Ways to (really) prepare for your birth

Posted: 1/15/2018

Author: SCV Birth Center

Flip open any book on giving birth and you might instantly feel bombarded with all of the things you should be doing to prepare. Eat healthy and never cheat, exercise daily, take this class, and that one. While none are bad ideas, the truth is, preparing for birth is mostly a state of mind. You have to harness your inner power. You have to believe in yourself. And you have to trust your body to do its most important work.

 

What do we mean when we talk about "evidence based birth"?

Posted: 8/31/2017

Author: SCV Birth Center

When you’re expecting and find yourself instantly inducted into the world of all things pregnancy and birth, you start to hear the the term “evidence-based birth” getting thrown around a lot. As birth workers, we understand what this kind of care looks like, what it doesn’t look like, and most importantly why it’s so beneficial to moms and babies. But what are we really talking about when we use this phrase? Is it just birth-people lingo for the ultimate birthing experience? Well, kind of.

 

But let’s break it down a little, shall we?

 

December at The SCV Birth Center

Posted: 12/1/2016

Author: SCV Birth Center

Here at the SCV Birth Center we are overjoyed for the holiday season to be upon us. We are so excited to see all our families this holiday season!

Chiropractic Care During Pregnancy

Posted: 8/11/2016

Author: SCV Birth Center

Chiropractic adjustments are not only safe, but are recommended for many mommies.

Passion for Compassion

Posted: 7/14/2016

Author: SCV Birth Center

We are passionate about seeing all women empowered to birth naturally and safely. Renee recently travelled to a clinic in Haiti where she empowered women through her passion for midwifery.