Spinning Babies® Aware Practitioner Story

Spinning Babies® Aware Practitioner Story

Midwife Melody Morrow, a well known midwife and Spinning Babies enthusiast in Dallas, Texas shares the story of her own sister Harmony’s breech experience. An ECV was attempted by a trusted and breech-skilled doctor. The baby remained breech.  In this case,...

Turning Breech Babies and cesarean outcomes

Spinning Babies has said head down is half the story. And now it turns out that just how babies get head down is important.In recent years, the manual turning of the breech baby to head down has been poorly reviewed for adverse outcomes (Culver’s review of the...

4 cm at Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital

Ok, I’m out. I’m a Grey’s Anatomy fan. Well, I can name only about 5 characters, I might not hold a candle to a true fan, but I do love the show.The new season really got my attention with it’s portrayal of a stalled labor at 4 cm. The laboring...

What does Spinning Babies do?

Spinning Babies offers recommendations to prepare for childbirth in pregnancy.Increase range of motionBalance the body (not too tight, not too loose, not too twisty)Movement dailyRest SmartWe do this with our Daily Essentials video (stream, download, or buy the DVD)We...

Oxytocin as a Safe Birth Activator

“…oxytocin functions rather like a system activator and often influences the release of other signaling substances such as opioids, serotonin, dopamine and noradrenaline. Through these activations, different behavioural and physiological effects are...