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 … [Read more...] about A life-affirming gift from a Doula to a Single Mum
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..
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 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?
Written by one of our specialists - Victoria Webb. As a placenta remedies specialist I am often asked, “what is the difference between the two methods of preparation?” and “Should I choose raw or steamed placenta capsules?” Below we will look at the two remedies to help you decide. Steamed … [Read more...] about What is the difference between raw (simple) and steamed (TCM) placenta encapsulation?
Remember that post about the power of anecdotal evidence for placenta capsules? Well we love love LOVE hearing from brand new mums about how they're getting on with their placenta capsules, especially when those around them are noticing too! When PRN member Amy Luder heard from a new mum she'd … [Read more...] about New mums looking great!
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?