The First Trimester: The Good, the Bad, and the Surprising

The first trimester of your pregnancy can be extremely overwhelming. It is the time when you experience an almost invisible, yet incredible transformation, both mental and physical. It’s exciting, and draining, and Wondrous all at once… I’ve heard ;). Understanding and dealing with the changes can be daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. Let’s discuss the things you should …

Meet the Midwife: Elizabeth Norwood Answers Your Questions About Out-Of-Hospital Birth

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    Featured Birth Journey: Baby Ramzi, Home Birth in Broken Arrow
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    Featured Birth: Baby Þorsteinn, Tulsa Birth Center
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    Featured Birth: Baby Isaac, OU Children's Hospital, OKC
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    Featured Birth Journey: Baby Zayli, Home Birth in Duncan

The moment you see those two solid lines (or plus symbol, or digital letters or whatever signal heralds the existence of a tiny new human in the fam) a long string of momentous decisions starting now and stretching out far into the future presents itself. (Don’t panic! Take them one at a time.) Of all these decisions, building your birth …