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  • Re: placenta retention

    [quote user="Adrienne"] I was taught that Dong quai, Angelica sinensis, is a perennial and therefore exerts more of a tonic action; while Angelica archangelica & other Angelica species are biennials which possess a sharper, more acute action.[/quote] So which would be more appropriate...I'm assuming Angelica Archangelica etc ...
    Posted to Midwife Chat (Forum) by Laiste on 01-25-2010
  • Re: Vitamin E and retained placenta

    You can see it talked about just here (scroll to the bottom). It's in the Question of the Week responses. http://www.midwiferytoday.com/enews/enews0314.asp   Also in MT number 63, Autumn 2002 in the "Tricks of the Trade" section. It's mentioned in a small piece by Raven off the MT forums (?) about Strengthening Uterine ...
    Posted to Labor, Birth and Postpartum (Forum) by Laiste on 03-07-2009
  • Re: Vitamin E and retained placenta

    Yes, my searches only come up with this in regards to cattle......I actually found this info out in a MT mag and also in one of the MT bullentins, in the Q & A section. I'm really interested in the physiology behind this...why it's possible..etc etc.
    Posted to Labor, Birth and Postpartum (Forum) by Laiste on 03-07-2009
  • Vitamin E and retained placenta

    Hi there, I've been reading that taking vitamin E in large amounts can be a cause of a retained placenta.....does anyone have any more info/studies on this? Any insight would be wonderful.
    Posted to Labor, Birth and Postpartum (Forum) by Laiste on 03-06-2009
  • Re: Australia

    Hi there....Magik & Isis...I think I know you from other forums! I'm currently a student doula and hoping to do midwifery in the future.....I am mama to two. One hospital birth, one glorious homebirth......well, it changed my life of course. I don't think I would be here, on this path if it wasn't for my children! Anyway, just ...
    Posted to International Midwifery (Forum) by Laiste on 02-17-2009
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