For many years immediate cord cutting and medical management of the birth of the placenta have been standard practice around the world. And many placentas were disposed of by hospitals without parental consent, or because families were not informed of their choices.
If you would like to make informed decisions when it comes time for your baby to be born, this course is for you!
This quick course will take you through the latest evidence-based information about your choices in relation to the umbilical cord and placenta, in an easy to understand format. Topics include:
Throughout the course we follow the journey of three different families as they share about their experiences of cord cutting, the births of their placentas and how they made informed decisions about what to do with the placenta.
We look forward to having you as part of this course!
Whilst working in the health sector for over 20 years and becoming a mother of four extraordinary children, Rosemary came to realise that although most families expect to have a positive birth experience, a positive birth experience was only experienced by the lucky few. She developed a passion for making evidence-based information available to all expectant families in an easy to understand format. Through her work with The Birthing Room, hundreds of families have become empowered to achieve their own positive, unique birth experience.