Childbirth

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Motherhood in Conflict: Grace's Story by Esther Mulders for Girls' Globe

Motherhood in Conflict: Grace’s Story

Stories of motherhood and the female experience during war are often excluded and unexplored. This neglect shows in the little attention such stories get in the public discourse and in policy agendas. But without these stories, we miss the voices that are so important for

Connie's Birth Story: dancing with the divine - The Positive Birth Story Podcast via Girls' Globe

Connie’s Birth Story: voicing your fear and letting it out

The Positive Birth Story Podcast features empowering & positive stories about birth. Swedish midwife Åsa Holstein shares her in-depth knowledge of birth and speaks to brave women who share their personal stories. In Episode #19, we hear from Connie.

Nancy’s Birth Story: taking charge of your experience

In this episode we hear from Nancy. Despite more interventions than she wished for, giving birth was ultimately an empowering experience for her. It’s wonderful to hear her talk about her Baby Shower, where she gathered the women in her family and asked them to

Chrissy’s Birth Story: a new kind of confidence

In the latest episode of the Positive Birth Story Podcast, Chrissy talks about giving birth to her first child. She learns that textbooks aren’t always right and not all first-time moms have long births. The whole process was much faster than Chrissy had anticipated and

The Positive Birth Story Podcast Episode 11 Girls' Globe

Shane’s Birth Story: the power of positive mental space

Episode 11 of The Positive Birth Story Podcast is filled with energy and happiness. Shane talks to Åsa about finding motherhood much easier and more fun than she could ever have anticipated. Her advice to other women? “Stay positive, don’t be afraid of the pain,

The Positive Birth Story Podcast on Girls' Globe. Episode 9: Kenzee's Birth Story

Kenzee’s Birth Story: a surprisingly speedy birth

“Once I relaxed my forehead it was like… I think I was just focusing on relaxing my forehead, but it didn’t hurt anymore. I was just like WOW, ok, this is fine!” In the latest episode of The Positive Birth Story Podcast, Kenzee shares her

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