Today, we talk with Leslie Schrock (leslieschrock.com), entrepreneur, investor, and author of Bumpin’: The Modern Guide to Pregnancy (bumpin.com), which she wrote in real time when she was pregnant, and is a real and honest look at the birth process from the decision to conceive through birth and postpartum. We talk about her efforts growing Rock Health (https://rockhealth.com), a startup accelerator of companies that improve the quality, safety, and accessibility of our healthcare system. She g Read More »
In today’s episode, we talk with Margo Blackstone, an independent midwife and co-creator and co-director of the Indie Birth organization and midwifery school. Margo had a unique introduction into the birth industry, studying criminal justice and applied criminology and how midwives were legislated out of practice all over the world in the last 100 years. She shares how she became an independent midwife, and how her high blood pressure restricted her from the home birth option. We discuss the nua Read More »
An excellent short video that explains what doulas are and what we do. Created by Pacific Northwest Doulas https://www.pnwdoulas.com 'A doula is your guide through all things pregnancy, birth, and postpartum. This video provides you with a glimpse of the support that usually happens without an audience. We have doulas who serve Salem, Portland, and Eugene Oregon - pllus all the places in between. We offer placenta encapsulation, babywearing consults, sleep coaching, postpartum doulas, labour Read More »
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