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Real Talk about Gestational Diabetes: Part 1

I have often heard, “I don’t need to be tested for gestational diabetes (GDM) because I’m healthy and I don’t feel bad.” Truth is, usually there are no symptoms, but if symptoms are there, it can be confusing. Some symptoms include feeling tired, feeling thirsty,...

Do you belong in BIRTH101 or BIRTH201?

We are often asked which class is best for moms and their support people if they’ve already had a baby. Great question! We’re excited to share our thoughts on that to help you choose. Consider this your placement test! Have you had an unmedicated (on purpose) birth...

Wichita Falls Birth & Wellness Center: CABC Accreditation

The past 8 months at the birth center we have devoted many hours towards meeting accreditation requirements through the CABC (Commission for the Accreditation of Birth Centers).  While this has been a painstaking process it has made us an even better birth center.  ...

Behind the Scenes New Year’s Eve Birth Story

By Wendy Fowler-Doula, Childbirth Educator, Office Administrator and Student Midwife We know that you love to read birth stories and people love watching shows like Call the Midwife in which you get to see birth stories unfold from the staff’s point of view, so we...

Haley’s Story-The Birth of Dakota Wayne~Part Two

I dozed off briefly and woke to three contractions in a matter of 15 minutes. I was too uncomfortable to continue lying in bed so I moved back to the yoga ball. Around midnight, I woke Austin to keep me company. Around the same time, I texted Michelle, my doula,...

Haley’s Story-The Birth of Dakota Wayne~Part One

The journey of Dakota's birth actually started over 2.5 years before he was born. You see, Dakota has an older sister, Kamren. She's my first baby and man do I have a story about her birth, but since this is about Dakota, I'll keep it simple. I gave birth to Kam at a...

“WHENEVER AND HOWEVER YOU GIVE BIRTH, YOUR EXPERIENCE WILL IMPACT YOUR EMOTIONS, YOUR MIND, YOUR BODY, AND YOUR SPIRIT FOR THE REST OF YOUR LIFE."

- INA MAY GASKIN

“WHENEVER AND HOWEVER YOU GIVE BIRTH, YOUR EXPERIENCE WILL IMPACT YOUR EMOTIONS, YOUR MIND, YOUR BODY, AND YOUR SPIRIT FOR THE REST OF YOUR LIFE."

- INA MAY GASKIN

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