So why is it that most women still have some kind of medical intervention during labour, or the immediate postnatal period, even with Doula support? Here’s what I’ve observed over two decades… The hospital system is not set up for normality. Everything about the medicalisation of childbirth disrupts our beautifully inbuilt hormones to birth our… Continue reading Why do women have interventions?
How long have you been TTC? Many couples have patience with their journey to parenthood for about a year or so, and then they PANIC and start looking into medically assisted routes. The urgency they feel at that point becomes all encompassing and often takes over daily life. Each cycle, each bleed, leads to a… Continue reading TTC – when to start with holistic input.
There are a few Essential Oils that are staples in our home that I always like to have on hand. (and nooo – I’m *not* part of a MLM, or selling you anything here, although I recommend https://www.nhrorganicoils.com/ for the highest quality supply that you yourself can receive a loyalty discount on with absolutely zero benefit to… Continue reading Cats, Family and Essential Oils
For some babies teething passes without notice, and for others it can be an utterly miserable time of character change, pain, fevers, upset tummies and dribble. One of the first remedies to reach for is homeopathic chamomilla, ideally in a 200c. To use chamomilla your baby will be wanting to be picked up and rocked,… Continue reading Teething
The children and young people around me are inspiring.
Female prolapse can be broadly of 3 types. The rectum, bladder or uterus rests/ sinks into the vagina rather than being well supported in it’s correct place. This can happen for many reasons, but with Bowen Therapy we can address all the physical reasons. Here’s an article explaining why prolapse is linked from toes to… Continue reading Prolapse
We live in an age of forward head syndrome (just check out the postures around you right now!). This product is a great gift to yourself, family or loved one. Bowen works most effectively with 3 initial appointments a week apart, and then spacing out to fortnightly, then monthly, and beyond. For the price of… Continue reading Gravity Life
As parents we’re often concerned with our child’s physical development, and we panic when milestones are delayed or unmet. All healthcare workers are trained to tick these milestones off, and when we have to make a visit it’s the physical manifestation of development that is given a gold star, so’s to speak. But what if… Continue reading Assessing Ages and Stages