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Birth Plan Radio Show Notes

old fashioned radio

I was recently interview by Roanna Rosewood of Birth Plan Radio.  You can listen to the show here.  Below you will find links where you can read more about the various topics discussed.

Show Notes

The history of VBAC bans, Jen’s cesarean and then VBAC.

Jen’s unique form of advocacy.

ACOG’s 2010 VBAC recommendations

The [...]

Traumatic Birth Healing Event (Arkansas)

ICAN of NW Arkansas presents

Traumatic Birth Healing Spiral

When is it? Saturday, October 17, 2009

Who should attend? Women who have experienced a traumatic birth experience, either cesarean or vaginal.

What is it?  An interactive workshop to assist in emotional healing.  Storytelling, artwork and a blessingway will highlight the event.

Where? Springdale, Arkansas (Directions [...]

The cost of getting your medical records

When considering your post-cesarean birth options, it’s good to know what type of uterine incision you have.  The only way to verify this is by getting a copy of your operative report from the hospital where you had your cesarean.  I recommend bringing copies of your operative report when interviewing care providers as [...]

Petition Against VBAC Bans in NW Arkansas

Vaginal Birth After Cesarean Section (VBAC) is currently banned in NW Arkansas hospitals.

We believe that women deserve the right to choose the birth that is right for them and their babies.  We believe that NW Arkansas hospitals should do what is necessary to offer women VBAC.

Stop the ban. Bring back VBAC.

Sign [...]

Physician Credential Verification by State

Want to know if your doctor has been subject to a board hearing or disciplinary note? 

Here is a link to the State Board sites for all 50 states.

VBAC in Arkansas

This was a comment left on the site, but I wanted to be sure that as many people read it as possible, so I’m putting it in a post.

E-mail : help AT bringbackvbac DOT org URL : http://www.bringbackvbac.org Whois : http://ws.arin.net/cgi-bin/whois.pl?queryinput= Comment: We need help in Arkansas! I am looking for women who could [...]