New research released in October 2011 shows male rats with severe iron deficiency have reduced concentrations of extra cellular dopamine in the prefrontal cortex. This has demonstrated anxious behaviour and reduced motor function as measured on a standard accelerating rotarod device. Because we … [Read more...] about Could delayed cord clamping prevent emotionally challenging behaviour in our children?
Happy Spring! We hope you enjoy IPEN Placenta Encapsulation Network's Spring Newsletter NEWS IPEN was launched in Autumn last year to provide the UK's first informational website for those looking to discover more about the placenta and remedies that can be made from placenta to help heal a … [Read more...] about IPEN's Spring Newsletter 2011
In the months following the birth of my first baby I struggled with a rich milk supply and found that every evening after 6 weeks post-birth I was ‘empty’. DD used to cry through the night because of hunger when I simply didn’t have the milk to give her. I was … [Read more...] about My Placenta helped me with Breastfeeding
A bit about my Placenta Encapsulation Experience I started my research in August 2008 when I found I was pregnant with my second child. With my Biology BSc Honors background from University I had the science background knowledge to pursue this further and unusual holistic healing traditions … [Read more...] about My Placenta Experience
I just love all things natural and babies/birth is the most natural and beautiful gifts life gives us! My aim is to encourage women from around the world to embrace their inner 'mother nature/nuture' and feel confident to chose natural birth and parenting techniques - back to basics. Follow my … [Read more...] about Natural Parenting with Love
I woke up at 4am on 15th March with mild contractions. They were quite regular but weak enough to sleep through so I went back to bed until 6.30am just in case things got more intense quickly. I wanted to be well rested to avoid getting exhausted like I did last time. I was having contractions all … [Read more...] about Energy empowered Birth and Placenta Story
BABY ROMAN'S BIRTH STORY - PLANNED HOME WATERBIRTH ON 21ST March 2009 On the 20th of March I woke up feeling great! My mum was here and we were ready for the baby at any time. We walked my daughter to nursery school and had 2hours 45min to go for a long walk and chat together. It was a … [Read more...] about Roman's Home Water Birth Story