On Becoming a Mother PDF ePub eBook

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On Becoming a Mother free pdf A celebration of pregnancy, childbirth, and the first year of a new baby's life From Mexican rebozo used to rock the belly and ease back pain during pregnancy to the Bengali practice of taking off a woman's bangles to help her visualize a speedy labour, from Arianna Huffington's advice for getting sleep in the early days of motherhood to Davina McCall's tribute to her midwife, from the inspiring proverbs printed on the kangas used to carry East African newborns on their mother's back to the Japanese ritual where Sumo wrestlers are asked to make infants cry, discover a world's worth of wisdom on becoming a mother.

About Brigid McConville

Brigid McConville is a director of White Ribbon Alliance. An award-winning journalist and filmmaker, she is the author most recently of Stories of Mothers Lost. When she is not travelling the world to ensure WRA's mission that pregnancy and childbirth are safe for all, she splits her time between London and Somerset.

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Author : Brigid McConville
Publisher : Oneworld Publications
Data Published : 27 February 2014
ISBN : 1780743890
EAN : 9781780743899
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 304 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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