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Healthy Birth Practices


The Lamaze Six Healthy Birth Practices are based upon the most recent, evidence-based research. They are recommendations to help ease the birthing process and instill confidence. While some may have unique circumstances, all parents can benefit from understanding the options and information available to them.

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World Health Organization Shares Simple Infographics on COVID-19 Guidelines for Pregnancy and Lactation

World Health Organization Shares Simple Infographics on COVID-19 Guidelines for Pregnancy and Lactation

Every country in the world, on all the continents, with the exception of Antartica, is facing the COVID-19 pandemic and all that entails.  Each government is acting independently to take action to protect their citizens.  And in the meantime, the babies will keep coming.  The World Health Organization has published some clear and concise infographics that effectively illustrates best practice that all perinatal facilities and providers should be following.  

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Breastfeeding Safety if You Have Coronavirus

Breastfeeding Safety if You Have Coronavirus

If you are breastfeeding and you become ill with Coronavirus, there are precautions you can take to prevent passing on the virus to your child. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), you can breastfeed with COVID-19 when you follow these safety precautions:

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Rebekah Otto, Editor-in-Chief, Babylist, took an online class from Lamaze during her second pregnancy. Read her VBAC birth story.

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