I’m Sheryl, mummy to my daughter Ella who’s 5 and my little boy Oliver who is 10 months. Looking back, after having Ella, I was a bit naive to what having a newborn to look after was actually going to be like. I think my body went into shock a bit! I felt constantly tired, teary, overwhelmed, … [Read more...] about Sheryl
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..
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. 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?
The Early Spring issue of JUNO is OUT NOW, featuring an article by Donna Taylor on how placenta encapsulation helped her with post-natal depression. Donna has been so inspired by her own experience with placenta encapsulation that she's enlisted to train with IPEN in the art of placenta preparations … [Read more...] about Placenta Encapsulation and PND in Juno Magazine
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?
'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
Women spend week after week reading about how big their baby is now; what part is growing and developing; can he hear me yet; can she feel me when I push against her? You may just catch a note at week 4 that the placenta is starting to form and maybe a little note in week 9 that the placenta takes … [Read more...] about Reclaiming our Placentas
By PRN Specialist Carly Lewis. I work with women who encapsulate their placenta after the birth of their baby. I love my job and wanted to share eight of the best reasons why: I get to chat to pregnant women nearly every day! I offer phone support through pregnancy, any questions with … [Read more...] about Eight reasons why I LOVE my job