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
by Sally Cropper Only too often, the concept of placenta remedies boosting a new mum's postnatal recovery can be met with hesitation. There's little or no scientific evidence of the benefits; there's a distinct absence of any clinical trials - we hear it all the time, but why? Think about it. … [Read more...] about Evidence? What evidence?
Beautiful poem on the precious placenta written by Jessica Smart, Independent Midwife Sussex. … [Read more...] about Ode to a Placenta
'After the birth of my first two children, I had "postnatal aggression" but there was none of that with Finn' Sunday Independent LIFE magazine article featuring Lisa Cotter, IPEN Certified Placenta Remedies Specialist and Placenta Remedies Network member. See here for the full article. … [Read more...] about Banishing Baby Blues