A Journey to A Successful VBAC: Kara’s Birth Story

After having two C-sections, Kara pursued a VBAC (vaginal birth after cesarean) and with the help from a supportive doctor, Kara was able to have a successful VBAC despite multiple challenges.  Listen to this birth story as Kara shares her journey of...

Unlocking Your Pushing Potential: Expert Tips and Strategies

Five Essential Tips for a Successful Pushing Experience in ChildbirthTip 1: Don't Push in LithotomyTip 2: Understand the Power of Your BodyTip 3: Utilize GravityTip 4: Harness the Power of EncouragementTip 5: Stay Educated and PreparedIn this episode, Trish emphasizes...

Kailee’s Birth Story: An Honest Insight from NICU Nurse to New Mom

Today Trish sits down with her Calm Labor Confident Birth Class student, Kailee, who shares her pregnancy, birth, and postpartum journey.Kailee, a NICU nurse herself, talks about how Trish's classes and the supportive community helped her navigate motherhood, both in...

Empowered Induction Decision-Making: Insights from a Labor Nurse

Navigating the Decision of Induction: An Episode on the Birth ExperienceIn this episode, we'll be diving into the topic of induction during childbirth – understanding it and making informed decisions.We delve into different scenarios like gestational diabetes, IVF...

Pregnancy Unpacked: Weeks 9-12 Pregnancy with Midwife Trystan

In this podcast episode,Trish is joined by Trystan White, a midwife and former labor and delivery nurse.Together, they discuss pregnancy from weeks 8 to 12.They share:Early signs of pregnancyPreparing for the first prenatal visitThe importance of choosing the right...