Tag Archives: Autumn 2014 Newsletter

Battling the Aches and Pains of Pregnancy

by Trish Gipson RPT While for some of us pregnancy can be a glorious time where we feel better than we have ever felt, for the majority of us it is a time of back pain, calf cramps, rib pain, difficulty breathing, and the dreaded pregnancy waddle. Because of our growing bellies, we tend to… Continue Reading

Autumn 2014 Letters

We want to thank you for leading such an awesome class these past 7 weeks. We’ve learned a world of knowledge and gained valuable insights from you that have definitely given us new perspectives. Many thanks, Grace & Sherwin   Thank you so much for an energizing and positive Healthy Pregnancy class. I am really… Continue Reading

Being Open, Come What May

Contractions started on June 9. Geoff was up with me all night, but I have to admit we were like deer in a headlight. He had called our doula to give her the heads up, and the following morning he called her to come over. We laboured at home, and she gave us many great… Continue Reading


The Childbearing Society is pleased to announce a brand new workshop that focuses on Homebirth Are you considering a home birth? Whether you’re planning one yourself, interested on behalf of a friend or family member, or merely curious about why anyone would do such a thing, this 2-hour workshop is for you! Topics that will… Continue Reading

Chiropractic Care for Discomfort in Pregnancy

by Dr. Stephanie Bonn, BSc,BPHE,DC More and more women are discovering the many benefits associated with chiropractic care in pregnancy, with the most common complaint being low back pain. In a recent study, 84% of patients who received chiropractic adjustments reported relief of back pain during pregnancy and significantly less back labour. As more women… Continue Reading

Vote for WOMB Birth Centre

WOMB will be a community based birth and maternal wellness centre serving women and their families in their prenatal, birth and postpartum experiences. Purpose: • To provide a nurturing, accessible space for low risk adult women to birth their babies where the physiological processes of labor, birth, breastfeeding, and family bonding are supported • To educate… Continue Reading

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