Tag Archives: Labor

Inducing labor at full term: What makes sense?

For generations, midwives and doctors have looked for ways to imitate human physiology and nudge women’s bodies into giving birth. Synthetic hormones can be used to start and speed up labor. Soft balloons and seaweed sticks placed alongside the cervix can shape a pathway through the birth canal. Self-stimulation can spontaneously spark natural labor transmitters.… Read More »

Barbecue Better for Labor Day

You can use any mushrooms for this vegan recipe– Baby Bellas, Portobellas, or even button mushrooms will work fine.  It may seem a large amount of mushrooms, but these cook way down. Heat a large deep saucepan or saute pan and add oil. When oil is very hot but not smoking, add mushrooms and turn… Read More »