Breech sifting

Ok, I haven’t been blogging for a while. Two breech labors lately. Were still waiting for footage from the first to be edited and in the second family the poor little breech guy couldn’t line up on the pelvis so thankfully the warm folks at Hudson, WI...

Belly Mapping Mama

I’m out on the web regularly to see what women are saying about Belly Mapping. Sometimes I find older posts. This one from Ann of Loxley on Mothering.com is fantastic. She wroteabout trying to figure out if her third baby was breech or not, after a previous...

Where fear is seen as compentency

Another surge of gratitude for not having gone through the system.Read this insightful report of this test for an “OB” class.https://myhousesmellslikevanilla.blogspot.com/2009/12/reflections-on-exam-of-doom.htmlThe blogger, I can’t see her name,...

What should I do to help my breech baby turn?

Dear Gail,I was wondering what yoga position is good to help turn a baby. I have tried laying on a board upside down and my lower back gets really soar. I went to the chiropractor today and she is going to see me [again]. I am wondering what else I can do to turn this...

The Inversion Worked

“Gail,”Thank you so much for your help and information. She began the inversion pose, and when she went in on Friday for the version, the baby had turned! YES!”This email note was from a local doula who was helping a pregnant woman who found out her...