English birth preparation in Berlin Dates 24th of March 2019 10.00 - 17.00. Location Hebammenpraxis Runde Zeiten in Lichterfelde, Grabens.39 b in 12209 Berlin A 8 mins walk from S bahn Lichterfelde Ost, Bus stop 5 mins walk Parking available in front of the Hebammenpraxis An english birth preparation class for second time parents [...]
Talking about vaginal and perineal tearing is never easy I find myself thinking as I am typing. No matter where this delicate topic is mentioned the facial expression is nearly always the same. About breastfeeding we can gather lots of information, about vaginal and perineal tearing it gets harder in my opinion. Sitting down and [...]
Eating healthy is sometimes, who am I kidding, most of the times not easy while breastfeeding, you know what I mean?
Almost all women I have met who wanted to breastfeed shared the fear of not producing enough milk. This is thankfully more of a myth than reality,
I started to cry. Not just a little, no, I sobbed
My personal thoughts as a midwife.A gardener earns more...
If you are planning on going home straight after delivery or if you give birth at home/ at a birthing house,in my opinion one of the best things that are definitely worth a thought. Then ask yourself these following questions: Who is going to cook? Who is going to clean? Who is going to go [...]
Is it really important to join an antenatal class? Yes, in my opinion, it is. This is my short answer. So I sat down and put a few points together which shall explain to you why it is a good idea to join an antenatal class. ( Antenatal class is the medical term for Birth [...]
When I meet a pregnant lady the first time I always ask her if she has thought about her birthing place, i.e. if she knows where she wants to give birth. Last week I met a lady who was very clear that she wanted to give birth in a birthing house. Bravo, I thought, she is [...]
This is an important question, because without the birth certificate you can not get child allowance or parental benefits. (Kindergeld and Elterngeld) So, listen up: The hospital, birthing house is obliged to register the birth of your baby. Your babies birth is being registered in the registry office within the district you give birth in. [...]