Why Children Develop Better if They Don’t Always Tell the Truth

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"It only takes one little white lie that works in order for the child to realize that he possesses something very precious: his own personality, identity, and privacy, to which not even his parents can get access," says Castro. Escaping punishment through lying or not telling the truth leads to freedom and defiance.”

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Giving Birth in Hospital Raises Risk of New Mothers Bleeding to Death

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“Women who choose to give birth at home are less likely to suffer from life-threatening bleeding than those who have their baby in hospital, a study has found.”

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Woman’s Labor Shows Positives of Home Birth

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“Editor’s note: Poughkeepsie Journal multimedia artist Chrissie Williams shares what led her to explore childbirth and inspired her yearlong video project into the lives of women who choose to give birth at home.”

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Home Births Rise Nearly 30 Percent

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“The babies that we caught are now having babies with us,” she says. “That is wonderful. When we opened our practice, we never imagined that.”

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Home Birth Consensus Summit

 For those of you in the Warrenton, VA area, or are able to travel, The Home Birth Consensus Summit – The Future of Home Birth in the United States: Addressing Shared Responsibility –  will be held on October 20-22, 2011 at the Airlie Center.

Please check out the Home Birth Summit Link 

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