One World Birth

Microbirth: Why 'Seeding Baby's Microbiome' Needs to Be on Every Birth Plan

Toni Harman | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Toni Harman

The latest scientific research is now starting to indicate that if the baby is not properly seeded with the mother's own bacteria at birth, then the baby's microbiome, in the words of Rodney R Dietert, Professor of Immunotoxicology at Cornell University, is left "incomplete". Consequently, that baby's immune system may never develop to its full potential, leaving that infant with an increased risk of developing one or more serious diseases later in life.

Get Off Your Backs for a Birth Revolution!

Milli Hill | Posted 02.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Milli Hill

If you gave birth recently, did you feel you had real freedom? Freedom to choose where you gave birth, who was present, what interventions took place and how you delivered your baby? Were you given access to all of the facts needed to make your choices truly informed? Who was the most powerful person in the room at the moment of birth? And did the experience leave you feeling exhilarated, disappointed, or downright traumatised?

Is Our New Film Poster For FREEDOM FOR BIRTH Too Shocking?

Toni Harman | Posted 15.10.2012 | UK
Toni Harman

The film launches next month with hundreds of screenings around the world on the same day, Thursday 20th September.