Navigating Plus Size Pregnancy When you’re plus size and pregnant, your experience in becoming a parent may look and feel very different than others who aren’t living in a bigger body. As a fat mom of five, I’ve been there, done that and learned along the way. Below are three unique aspects of plus size … Read more
Welcome to a new member of the Placenta Remedies Network, Ali Dibbens. Ali, based in Bournemouth, runs Pure Placenta UK and specialises in offering placenta remedies after birth.
With the UK Government’s “worst case scenario” projecting 80% of the UK population may contract COVID-19 (a novel coronavirus), it’s almost inevitable that some members of Placenta Remedies Network (PRN) will become unwell as a result of the epidemic. Now, more than ever, the importance of being part of a leading support network like PRN … Read more
Read any media stories about how potentially unsafe it could be to consume your placenta lately? Dried placenta capsules testing positive for Group B Strep bacteria? Or have you heard any other scare-mongering tales? Well, it’s not all total nonsense, as these are possible, if sub-standard preparation techniques are used in handling, storing, transporting and … Read more
The Placenta Remedies Network (PRN) was set up to connect and support a thriving network of placenta remedies specialists who passionately believe in the power of the placenta to support new mothers with their physical and mental well-being after birth. As knowledge of the benefits of placenta consumption spreads, the Network continues to expand with … Read more
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 … Read more
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 consume the animals’ bodies. The … Read more
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 considered the “easier” option. … Read more