Venezuela is revolutionizing childbirth

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The Humanized Birthing Plan is aimed at creating humane conditions for women before, during and after their birthing process, and requires collaboration between the Women’s Ministry and the Ministry of Health. The plan includes some of the suggestions outlined in the humanized birthing bill, including the construction of pre-birthing centers, shelters for pregnant women living in extreme poverty, community outreach and training for medical professionals and public officials. Its overall objective is to change how childbirth is viewed, and to move away from medicalized procedures and towards a natural process where women are in control.

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Kristin is a wife, mom, doula and a kick ass swaddler. She spends her time helping families get top notch support throughout their parenting journey. When she isn't swaddling babies, she can be found sipping latte's and watching her daughter play softball. Read more...

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