The Well-Rounded Mama
Size-Acceptance Warrior, Birth Activist, and One Fierce Mama.
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Wednesday, May 29, 2019
It is with much sorrow that we tell of the passing of Kmom
It is to my great sorrow that I must write that Kmom, aka Pamela Vireday my wife, passed away on May 23 from complications due to ALK Posit...
Thursday, March 14, 2019
Colicky Baby? Nursing Problems? Consider Cranio-Sacral Therapy
When my first baby was born, she had a rough time. So did we. She spent hours screaming. She couldn't settle down to sleep for lon...
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Thicc Not Sick video
Just had to share this. Excellent work, Kristen Bartlett and Ashley Nicole Black! You hit all the top points we've been making for y...
Monday, February 4, 2019
VBAC and Prior Cervical Dilation
Some providers look for any excuse to discourage people from Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC). They might tell you that you're...
Monday, January 21, 2019
Metformin Use in Nondiabetic Obese Pregnancy
Article from The Daily Mail, 2011 One of the strongest concerns doctors have about pregnancies in the "obese" is that large...
Saturday, January 12, 2019
Induction: Don't Break The Waters Early
Amnihooks, which are used to artificially break a woman's waters New research ( Pasko 2018 ) suggests that when care providers ind...
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Hospitals with Midwives on Staff Have Better Outcomes
Here are two recent studies showing that hospitals with midwives and doctors practicing together ("interprofessional" centers)...
Thursday, December 27, 2018
External Cephalic Version after Prior Cesarean - 2018 study
People whose babies are breech and have a history of a prior cesarean are often told that External Cephalic Version (ECV), manually enco...
Thursday, December 20, 2018
HAES Heroes: Joanne Ikeda
Joanne Pakel Ikeda This post is to remember and honor one of our Health At Every Size® heroes. Joanne Pakel Ikeda died on November 27...
Friday, December 7, 2018
How to Find a Chiropractor in Pregnancy: Part Two
We have been discussing chiropractic care in pregnancy and how it can be helpful towards a more comfortable pregnancy and possibly a m...
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