Correspondence between Elena and readers in regards to C-section scenes shown in "Birth As We Know It"
& the lack of research on effects of C-Sections on babiesRead more
Rabbi Nathan’s scholastic report, the story behind the tradition.
Officials Weigh Circumcision to Fight H.I.V. Risk
Michele Odent, an influential Doctor from France recently came out with an article suggesting that fathers no longer be present at their child's birth.
Elena has written a letter in response:
Circumcision is a primal wound that undermines the infant's capacity to establish trust.
"The latest studies in the field of prenatal psychology show undoubtedly the direct correlation between the quality and characteristics of the way we were born and our life's patterns and our personalities." -Elena Tonetti, 1995
A study conducted at the University of Texas found evidence that coached pushing during childbirth and cesarian sections are not always the best option
"I hope this information will inspire birth educators to help pregnant women realize that they have the power to create for themselves a fantastic birthing experience"-Elena Tonetti-Vladimirova
Übersetzung: Dr. Stefan Liekam
Warum ist es so wichtig, die Bedeutung und Tragweite einer gesunden Schwangerschaft und Geburt zu verstehen? Warum ist es wichtig, alles zu tun, um Geburtstraumata im Kreissaal zu verhindern? Welchen Einfluss hat eine Traumatisierung in unserer ersten Lebensphase auf uns?Read more