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Vaginal breech workshop in Decorah, IA Oct 13-14

Announcing a Breech Workshop in Decorah, IA on Oct 13-14! Please spread the word so we can re-teach breech.I will be giving 4 lectures: evidence on te...
19-09-2018 21:44

What freediving taught me about neonatal resuscitation

This semester I am teaching a class with the theme "Exploring the Limits of the Human Body." We are currently reading Deep: Freediving, Renegade Scie...
07-09-2018 21:43

Ivy's nursing party

Every time one of our children decides they are done nursing, we have a nursing party. We make or buy a cake, we nurse one last time, and then we eat ...
19-07-2018 21:42

These are my hours

These are my hours. Let them be hard. I?ll ask for what I need. This is one of the few lines of narration in the entire documentary These Are My Hours...
24-06-2018 21:43

Aug 18-19 Breech Workshop in Auburn, WA

Come to the Aug 18-19 Breech Workshop in Auburn, WA sponsored by Dr. Rixa Freeze, Breech Without Borders, and the Washington Alliance for Responsible...
01-06-2018 21:43

Obstetric violence--where #metoo births birth

Obstetric violence is a real thing. It\'s a form of physical and sexual assault. It comes in many forms--from little things like clamping the cord whe...
09-05-2018 21:44

Announcing...Breech Without Borders

I\'m excited to announce a new nonprofit initiative called Breech Without Borders (...
01-05-2018 21:47
30-04-2018 21:49

10 mechanisms of upright physiological breech birth

This short video shows 10 key mechanisms of a normal upright breech birth. 1. Buttocks/feet emerge sacrum-transverse2. Body restitutes to sacrum-anter...
06-04-2018 21:46

Need help starting a breech-related nonprofit

I have an idea for a breech-related nonprofit organization. I think it\'s an amazing idea, and it dovetails nicely into the work I\'ve already been do...
04-04-2018 21:47

Ski week at Vialattea

We got back from a week skiing in Vialattea, an inter-connected group of ski resorts in Italy & France (Sestriere, Sauze d\'Oulx, Pragelato, Claviere,...
14-03-2018 21:47

Happy 7th birthday Inga!

A smile full of new teeth coming in, boundless energy and enthusiasm, solitary at times, talkative at other times--that\'s our Inga.Inga\'s birth stor...
03-03-2018 21:43

French advice on nonfrank breech birth: apply counter-pressu

I\'m wading through obstetrical literature of the 1980s & 1990s to discover information relating to type of breech presentation and the associated ris...
15-02-2018 21:40

Severe acute maternal morbidity (SAMM)

Severe acute maternal morbidity (SAMM) is a maternal life-threatening event shortly before or after childbirth, often referred to as a "near miss."Man...
06-02-2018 21:44

Can we predict the likelihood of a successful vaginal breech

How likely is a woman to have a cesarean when she is in labor with a breech baby" Is there any way to predict her chances of a vaginal birth based on ...
02-02-2018 21:42

How does the 2000 Term Breech Trial compare to more recent e

Recent studies do not support the findings of the 2000 Term Breech Trial, a randomized controlled trial that enrolled 2,088 women. Two large multi-cen...
29-01-2018 21:43

What would happen if all Dutch women had a planned c-section

Each year around 6,490 women in the Netherlands (40%) still plan a vaginal breech birth. This number is significantly lower than it was before the 200...
28-01-2018 21:48

Hike to Villefranche and Mont Alban

Last Saturday we hiked the Circuit du Mont Alban. So many stairs!...
27-01-2018 21:45

Risk-benefit calculus for breech presentation

Making a decision about how to birth a breech baby involves a complex risk calculus. Women have to weigh the short- and long-term benefits to themselv...
26-01-2018 21:47

Perinatal mortality in term breech birth

In preparation for my Jan 24th Indie Birth webinar--Is vaginal breech birth safe"--I wanted to share this series of graphics I have created. These wil...
21-01-2018 21:53

Is vaginal breech birth safe" Jan 24 webinar

On January 24, I will be giving a webinar about term breech: Is vaginal breech birth safe" Come join me!This presentation reviews research on term br...
18-01-2018 21:45

Indie Birth podcast on my breech research and my birth stori

I recently did a podcast with Maryn Green of Indie Birth: Restoring women\'s choice for vaginal breech birth: My chat with researcher Dr. Rixa Freeze....
20-12-2017 21:44

We need your letters to support vaginal breech birth!

Dr. Annette Fineberg, an OB at Sutter Davis Hospital, has requested letters of support from women who have had breech babies. She is experienced in va...
17-12-2017 21:38

Can a breech baby be turned during labor"

When a woman has a singleton breech presentation at term, she is usually presented with one or more of the following three options:Planned cesarean se...
29-11-2017 21:39

Consent for a forced cesarean

This summer I was listening to Dr. Stu\'s Podcast while repainting the windows on my carriage house. (Whenever I listen to something memorable, I also...
21-11-2017 21:56

Happy 11th Zari!

We had a relaxed birthday party this year. I didn\'t even try to do something as amazing as last year\'s outdoor obstacle course. This time we baked c...
19-11-2017 21:57

Reflections on Russia

What an amazing week I just spent at the Life Birth Pelvis conference in St. Petersburg, Russia! It was challenging and overwhelming (in a good way). ...
09-11-2017 21:55

Breech updates: Recent evidence on term breech & maneuvers f

If you\'re in or near Portland, you might like to attend this event I am speaking at on Nov 12. Space is limited, so you must RSVP to reserve a spot. ...
01-11-2017 22:03

Michel Odent on breech

Whenever I pull Michel Odent\'s book Birth Reborn off the shelf, it feels like phoning a dear friend after a long absence. We catch up on life and I r...
14-10-2017 21:52

Announcing...K. Kawai

Announcing our newest baby K. Kawai, measuring 6\'8" (2 meters) and weighing in at a whopping 772 lbs (350 kg). We found a lovely church putting her u...
05-10-2017 21:52

Benjamin Pugh's air-pipe: If you can't get a breech baby out

English obstetrician Benjamin Pugh (1715-1798) is best known for inventing curved obstetric forceps and for his 1754 book A Treatise of Midwifery (PDF...
05-10-2017 21:52

Turn-of-the (19th) century perspective on breech

My most recent discovery while digging through medical archives: a 1901 British Medical Journal article about about breech presentation by Dr. Herbert...
04-10-2017 21:59

Breech birth in the developing world

Image from Giving birth--the most dangerous thing an African woman can do"In resource-rich countries, the debate about how to best deliver breech baby...
15-09-2017 21:59

A physiological breech birth in Brazil

This gorgeous upright breech birth is worth the time to watch. The mama had originally planned a home birth, but transferred in labor to a hospital du...
30-08-2017 21:55

Why do I care about breech so much"

This letter explains why I want vaginal breech birth to remain a viable option for all women. It was originally written to a member of the Coalition ...
27-08-2017 21:56

The Tsovyanov maneuvers for frank and footling breech

I discovered two maneuvers for assisting frank and footling breeches while wading through PubMed literature on breech from the 1950s. I\'ve never hear...
24-08-2017 21:57

Physiologic breech birth workshop with Shawn Walker in Toron

The Association of Ontario Midwives is sponsoring a physiological breech birth workshop with Shawn Walker on Sep 11 & 12 in Toronto. Participants can ...
24-08-2017 21:57

Please participate in the "Birth On My Terms" proj

From the Birth On My Terms Project at Texas A&M University:Were you coerced, forced or pressured to have a procedure(s) during labor and birth" Such p...
09-08-2017 21:57

Cabin fun & misadventures with tires

We came home from France last Thursday night and left the next morning for a 9-hour drive up to my parent\'s cabin.We blew one tire on the way up to o...
22-07-2017 21:52

How do medical information and patient preferences affect ho

I just finished translating an excerpt from a French article that examines the interplay of medical information and patient choice in breech presentat...
10-07-2017 21:51

Last day of school

Last day of school in France...lots of tears this afternoon....
08-07-2017 21:50

A life event of enormous magnitude

Here\'s a little gem I just unearthed from a 2004 article about vaginal breech birth in a tertiary hospital in Trinidad. In the conclusion, the author...
04-07-2017 21:54

Puget-Théniers

Two Sundays ago we visited a friend in Puget-Théniers, a little mountain village an hour away. Dio puked on the way up and Ivy almost did, but a piece...
28-06-2017 21:54

Articles on informed consent, autonomy, and forced/coerced i

I have discovered several recent articles about autonomy, informed consent, and forced/coerced interventions during childbirth that I highly recommend...
23-06-2017 21:55

The Vermelin method of vaginal breech birth

While translating this French article about nonfrank breech birth, I came across a reference to the "Vermelin method" of breech delivery. The author ...
22-06-2017 21:54

A car birth, a bus birth, a yurt birth, an en caul birth, an

This reminds me of a Dr. Seuss book...I can give birth in a carI can give birth in a busin a yurtwith the caulwith my momA car birthAn Australian fami...
12-06-2017 21:50

Urgent--I need a Hamilton-style pregnant silhouette

Dear pregnant readers--I need your help! I need a photo of you, with your gorgeous pregnant belly, posing like Alexander Hamilton. Posed just like thi...
11-06-2017 21:47

Breech and the art of obstetrics

Sometimes doing research is really, really boring. Other times I come across gems like this 1961 Lancet article titled "...
07-06-2017 21:53

A breech conference, 60 years ago

On November 22, 1957, the Obstetrics & Gynaecology section of the Royal Society of Medicine held a conference on breech. Conference notes were publish...
05-06-2017 21:53

Obstetric Blinders: Cord Clamping

In my last post on obstetric blinders, I quoted a 1970 article that discussed upright birth among the Bantu and Polynesian people. That article quoted...
02-06-2017 21:52

Julia & Harry: Having our breech babies in Sheffield

Julia & HarryA parent\'s view: Having our breech babies in SheffieldNorth of England Breech Conference, SheffieldDay 2We had a lovely family talk abou...
01-06-2017 21:54

Anke Reitter: Upright breech skills & recognizing and managi

Anke ReitterUpright Breech Skills & Recognizing and Managing Breech ComplicationsNorth of England Breech Conference, SheffieldDay 2Dr. Anke Reitter is...
29-05-2017 21:59

Panel discussion on breech, part II

Panel Discussion on Breech, Part IINorth of England Breech Conference, SheffieldDay 2This was the final session of the North of England breech confere...
29-05-2017 21:59

Anke Reitter: Setting up a breech service in Sachsenhausen H

Anke Reitter Setting up a Breech Service in Sachsenhausen Hospital, FrankfurtNorth of England Breech Conference, SheffieldDay 2This is the second of ...
28-05-2017 21:54

When the birth doesn't go as planned--a manager's perspectiv

Andrea Galimberti, Clinical Director of ObstetricsPaula Schofield, Nurse Director and Head of MidwiferySheffield Teaching HospitalsNorth of England Br...
27-05-2017 21:47

Gail Tully: Breech Complications Illustrated

Gail TullyBreech Complications Illustrated (particularly rotation and descent)North of England Breech Conference, SheffieldDay 2Gail Tully is a midwif...
24-05-2017 21:56

Anita Hedditch: The Oxford breech service

Anita HedditchThe Oxford Breech ServiceNorth of England Breech Conference, SheffieldDay 2This is the first of 3 hospitals presenting about starting a ...
18-05-2017 21:52

My letter to DeKalb Medical regarding their reaction to a br

Last week, DeKalb Medical Monday, May 15, 2017Dear DeKalb Medical,I am writing to express my extreme consternation about your revoking See Baby?s priv...
17-05-2017 21:57

Andrea Galimberti: Day 2 opening address

Andrea GalimbertiChair opening addressNorth of England Breech Conference, SheffieldDay 2Dr. Andrea Galimberti is the Clinical Director & Consultant OB...
15-05-2017 21:56

Jane Evans: A day at the breech

Jane EvansA day at the breechNorth of England Breech Conference, SheffieldDay 1Jane Evans has presented at several breech conferences around the world...
15-05-2017 21:56

Obstetric blinders: Overlooking the obvious solution to bree

With my nose deep in old articles about breech, I came across this gem: In 1970, two English obstetricians described the Bracht maneuver for an articl...
04-05-2017 22:20

Italy day 5: Lucca

I had never heard of Lucca before my mom helped us plan our trip to Italy. She has friends who live nearby, so they met us there for the day.Lucca was...
03-05-2017 21:57

Italy day 4: Pisa

After 3 full days of hiking in Cinque Terre, it was nice--and strange--to have a lazy day walking around town. The leaning tower of Pisa was magnifice...
02-05-2017 21:56

Cinque Terre day 3: Manarola to Riomaggiore

Ivy woke up with a high fever. But fevers do not keep the Freezes from hiking! I put her in the Ergo and she snuggled in, singing to me the entire hik...
01-05-2017 21:59

Cinque Terre day 2: Vernazza to Corniglia

We drove from our house in Puin down to the outskirts of Vernazza. Not for the faint of heart--the last 6 km were steep, winding roads on the side of ...
29-04-2017 21:56

Cinque Terre day 1: Soviore to Monterosso

I\'m taking a break from posting about breech birth to share what our family has been up to. During our last school vacation, we took a trip to Italy ...
28-04-2017 21:54

Panel discussion on breech

Panel DiscussionNorth of England Breech Conference, SheffieldDay 1Panel members:Betty-Anne DavissJulia Bodle (taking Lawrence Impey?s place?he had to ...
27-04-2017 21:53

Johanna Rhys-Davies: Human rights in childbirth

Johanna Rhys-DaviesHuman Rights in ChildbirthNorth of England Breech Conference, SheffieldDay 1Reviewed by Johanna Rhys-Davies, April 8, 2017Johanna R...
14-04-2017 21:49

Frank Louwen and Betty-Anne Daviss: Upright breech--the evid

Frank Louwen and Betty-Anne DavissUpright breech: The Evidence from FrankfurtNorth of England Breech Conference, SheffieldDay 1Frank Louwen is a Profe...
06-04-2017 21:53

Lawrence Impey: Literature on the management of term breech

Lawrence ImpeyLiterature on the management of term breech pregnancy including the RCOG 2017 guideline updateNorth of England Breech Conference, Sheff...
04-04-2017 21:44

Helen Lowes: A parent's view on hearing that our baby is bre

Helen LowesA parent?s view: Hearing that our baby is breechNorth of England Breech Conference, SheffieldDay 1A local mother, Helen Lowes, spoke about ...
03-04-2017 21:48

Cathy Warwick: Personalization, education, and collaboration

Cathy Warwick: Welcoming RemarksNorth of England Breech Conference, SheffieldDay 1 Cathy Warwick CBE is the Chief Executive of the Royal College of Mi...
31-03-2017 21:45

Inga is 6 years old!

We had a fun birthday celebration for Inga yesterday. No party or friends, just us. She opened some presents in the morning, one last one at lunch, an...
03-03-2017 21:45

The art of vaginal breech birth on all fours

I recently discovered a new article about upright breech birth: a clinical case report titled The art of vaginal breech birth at term on all fours by ...
09-02-2017 21:45

Articles about vaginal breech birth since the Term Breech Tr

Below is a curated list of articles about vaginal breech birth since the 2000 Hannah Term Breech Trial. This is not a comprehensive list, but rather a...
02-02-2017 21:48

La parturiente et la marathonienne

La parturiente et la marathonienneTexte de Rixa Freeze: Labor and MarathonsTraduction: Manon WallenbergerManon Wallenberger travaille comme berger et ...
25-01-2017 21:47

Andrew Bisits: Establishing a training course in breech vagi

First Amsterdam Breech Conference, Day 2Andrew BisitsEstablishing a training course in breech vaginal birth in AustraliaRuth Evers introduced Australi...
18-01-2017 21:45

Ken Johnsson & Betty-Anne Daviss: The Frankfurt Study

First Amsterdam Breech Conference, Day 2Ken Johnson & Betty-Anne DavissRethinking the Physiology of Breech Birth: A Cohort Study in Frankfurt, German...
16-01-2017 21:52

First time skiing for Inga and Ivy

Friday evening we decided, "Let\'s go skiing tomorrow!" We packed the car full of boots, skis, coats, pants, and mittens and drove up to Auron. The sk...
09-01-2017 21:45

Back in France

3 days after Christmas, we packed up our house, loaded 6 suitcases, 1 violin, 1 duffel bag, 4 backpacks, and 4 children into a friend\'s minivan, and ...
05-01-2017 21:44

Anke Reitter: New Insights from Pelvimetric MRI Studies and

First Amsterdam Breech Conference, Day 2Anke ReitterNew Insights from Pelvimetric MRI StudiesDr. Anke Reitter is a Fetal Maternal Medicine Specialist ...
28-12-2016 21:44
 



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