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Maternal Feminism

I'm not going to put the entire article out there, just the gist of it. Feminist mothering, according to Dr. O’Reilly, needs to focus on the things that patriarchal...

Started by Katherine on 07/11/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 07/19/2011 by Katherine

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Health Care Reform Bill & Abortion add on... USA

Ok so I will openly admit that I have not done extensive amounts of research on this, but was not happy to hear they added something to the reform bill about cutting funding for...

Started by Erin on 03/22/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 04/06/2010 by Christin

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Marijuana and Hyperemesis

For those of you who don't know, Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG) is the severe, debilitating and at times life-threatening chronic nausea and vomiting affecting some women in...

Started by Ez on 11/08/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 11/08/2010 by Rosie

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fav baby products

I own a childrens and maternity consignment store in Washington State. We specialize in new products like cloth diapering supplies and locally made toys and clothes. We are...

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Sarah Palin Bashes Obama About Bf'ing

Michelle Obama's comment that breastfeeding should be part of the "Let's Move" campaign to reduce childhood obesity is just plain logical. She wasn't telling anyone they "had"...

Started by Katherine on 02/20/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 04/11/2011 by Amanda

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Natural Birth

http://www.ottawacitizen.com/technology/Birth+crisis/5564550/story.html While having a baby at home and live online may seem wacky, it draws attention to how rare natural...

Started by Tara on 10/18/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 10/26/2011 by Merry

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Homeschooling

I think that in order to be allowed to educate your own child, you should have to pass (get an A) ALL the tests of that particular grade. It scares the crap out of me that...

Started by Isobel on 11/25/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 12/31/2011 by MaryEllen

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Delivery room photos to be banned?

f you're looking for another argument in favor of home birth, here's one -- some hospitals are banning parents from taking pictures of their baby's birth. That means no video...

Started by Katherine on 01/04/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 01/05/2011 by Fiona

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Being Human

I don't understand the argument that I hear quite often when it comes to breast feeding, co-sleeping, baby wearing and all organic discussions. When moms say every other mammal...

Started by ?? on 07/04/2009 in Hot Topics

Last update on 07/05/2009 by ??

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Homebirth Risk Factors

So these questions really only apply to those of us who have had, will have, or are contemplating a homebirth. My intention is not for this to turn into another Homebirth vs...

Started by Ez on 05/27/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 05/30/2011 by Ez

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Breech birth

Is it safer to do a csection for breech or is it safer to do a vaginal birth for breech. Drs in my area say surgery is safer, but I really wonder if this is just because they...

Started by Merry on 08/19/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 10/01/2011 by Melissa