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Keeping dogs tied up

Do you think it's cruel to keep dogs tied up for most of their life? Or necessary for some dogs?

Started by Nikki on 09/18/2011 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 12/12/2012 by Danielle

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How do you feel about today's "social norms"?

Am I the only one that is driven absolutely crazy by the distortion of child birth and infant care in America. I can't stand how it's perfectly normal now that less than have of...

Started by Melissa on 09/04/2010 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 09/11/2010 by Shannon

129

Giving Birth.

As we've kinda hijacked the Breech Birth thread, thought I'd start a new one! So, natural? Vaginal? C-section? Birth experience important? Not important? Was birth the best...

Started by Sarah on 08/26/2011 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 10/03/2011 by Ashley

94

Inducing for Mom's Convenience

I'm a bit shocked by this, but then the more I read I see this is NORMAL. A close friend of mine is due July 4th. She is currently 50% effaced and baby is in good position....

Started by Sapphire on 06/23/2010 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 07/31/2010 by Kathy

110

VBACs! I am now pregnant with #2

I am now pregnant with my 2nd child, I have asked a few times about VBAC's before just to get opinions and ideas. I am DEFINATELY going for te VBAC this time and I found a great...

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Induction v c-section

If you had to either be induced or have a c-section for medical reasons which would you choose?

Started by Nikki on 10/03/2011 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 10/04/2011 by Erin

93

Co-sleeping/bed sharing

I co-sleep with my 5 month old, IMO our bed is the most natural and safe place for her. it also makes it much easier to nurse through the night, especially in the earlier weeks...

Started by Erin on 06/04/2010 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 06/07/2010 by Christina Marie

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Group B strep in pregnancy

I have had Group B Strep since I was 4 months pregnant. Since it showed up in my urine samples I have been told I have high levels of it. I have had 3 rounds on meds and still...

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What symptom gave it away?

Was there any one symptom that told you something was wrong? Or was it a multitude? My biggest signal I think was how dizzy I was getting. My eyesight was progressivly getting...

40

Getting to know you ladies - Spinoff --

Ok, Im actually 'stealing' this from the status thing that has been going around on facebook. What are your kids name, when/time they were born, (if you can remember -...

Started by Veronica on 05/06/2011 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 05/09/2011 by Amanda

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Study Gives New View of 'Full Term' Pregnancy

Babies born between 39 and 41 weeks of pregnancy fare better than infants born during weeks 37 or 38, a study shows. A term birth is considered 37 to 41 weeks, but the new...

Started by Erin on 05/25/2011 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 05/28/2011 by Mel

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Birthing centers & homebirths

This topic has probably been discussed at length before, but I'm curious to know everyone's opinions. I had an OB/GYN & a hospital birth with my son (he's 19 months old now.)...

Started by Sarah on 04/23/2011 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 04/26/2011 by Michele