Katie Hickey, the Balanced Doula's life-affirming gift When I attended the doula UK conference, as a friend of Doula UK, in 2017 I was yet to decide who I was going to do my doula training course with. I wanted to get more of a feel for the doula community first and to see if it was for me. Doula … [Read more...] about A life-affirming gift from a Doula to a Single Mum
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Wyld Experiences have created a brand new pregnancy/mother retreat concept just a stone’s throw from London and we want to share details of this new venture with you. Their aim is to show the pleasurable side of pregnancy and birth so that women, their partners and babies can all have a positive … [Read more...] about News of a Wyld Pregnancy Retreat near London in May
In short, yes. I have had many vegan and vegetarian clients and this alone convinces me that vegans can eat their own placenta. After all, a vegan would know what they can and cannot eat, right? Generally, and simplistically, vegetarians and vegans are against killing animals so that they can … [Read more...] about Can vegans and vegetarians consume their placenta?
Deciding to encapsulate and make other remedies with my own placenta following the birth of my fourth baby was a decision that came easily. As a Placenta Remedies Specialist, I know many other specialists in Ireland and Limerick that would have happily done the service for me, which could have been … [Read more...] about Encapsulating My Own Placenta: The Perfect End to My Pregnancy Journey
Caroline Spear shares her journey to becoming a Placenta Remedy Specialist I love placentas! I have always been fascinated by them, and the rituals different peoples have for them. As a Homeopath, I started to make tinctures for clients who had had a history of depression, especially related to … [Read more...] about The proof of the pudding, or in this case, the placenta..
Sarah Cossey shares how she became a Placenta Remedy Specialist On a cold November morning almost five years ago, I sat on a staircase with a three-year-old girl on my lap. As her mum's doula, I explained gently to her what was happening as her baby sister was birthed in the hallway with her mum … [Read more...] about The birth of a placenta specialist
Mum and blogger Janine of The Pegglet Mama writes... “Ew that sounds absolutely dreadful! Why, on Earth would anyone do that?!”, I think was the remark I blurted out when first hearing about placenta encapsulation and consumption. I was 25 weeks pregnant with my first-born (Sophie), and I was … [Read more...] about Yes, I ate my placenta by Janine Pegg
Written by one of our specialists - Victoria Webb. Placenta Specialists are always citing the benefits of consuming your placenta, as fed back by 1000s women from across the world. One of those side effects is the reduction in incidences of baby blues and postnatal depression. But how do we know … [Read more...] about Postnatal depression and placenta capsules – nature’s remedy?
Written by our specialist Olivia Crocker Giving birth is such a significant event in our life, and it’s only right that we give it much thought, attention and planning. Something often overlooked that deserves equal consideration is our post-partum period; what happens in those weeks after we’ve … [Read more...] about Life after birth: Caring for yourself once your baby has arrived
Written by one of our specialists - Victoria Webb. When your health or birth doesn’t go to plan….. Consuming your placenta is thought by us here at PRN to be one of the best ways to replenish your stores of some of the nutrients lost through childbirth and also to support your body to heal. But … [Read more...] about Can my placenta be encapsulated?