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Our goal is simple; we want all parents to feel confident, supported and powerful.

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All of our recommendations are firmly grounded in the latest research.

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Everyone’s journey to parenthood is unique. We welcome and respect all families.

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We provide trusted information throughout your journey, recommending the safest and healthiest options to parents without judgment.

The Lamaze Six
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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Connecting the Dots
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Research and resources for perinatal professionals.

#Lamaze21 - Are You Ready for the 2021 Lamaze International Advocacy Summit?

#Lamaze21 - Are You Ready for the 2021 Lamaze International Advocacy Summit?

Early next week is the Lamaze 2021 Advocacy Summit and the final details are all coming together so that registrants from around the world can learn and network in a virtual environment that helps families be able to receive evidence-based care, improving outcomes for parents and babies.

If you are already registered for the Summit, you will want to read these ten tips in order to get the most out of this virtual conference opportunity.  If you have not yet registered, you can still do so here, in order to be included in all of the activities.

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Giving Birth with Confidence
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Trusted resources, stories and answers for parents.

How Far Along Are You? Counting Pregnancy by Weeks, Months & Trimesters

How Far Along Are You? Counting Pregnancy by Weeks, Months & Trimesters

It's the second question anyone asks after saying, "I'm pregnant!" Turns out, there are many ways to answer how far along you are. Let's take a look.

Measuring Your Pregnancy

How Many Weeks?

Many people report their pregnancy progress in weeks.

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Lamaze Journeys


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

Rebekah, Oakland

 

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