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Giving birth in water

Some maternity units have been offering mothers-to-be the option of giving birth in water, the foetus’ natural environment throughout pregnancy, since the 1970s. Although still not widespread, this method of delivery is becoming increasingly popular with mothers seeking a gentle birth as in tune as possible with their feelings.

Some maternity units have been offering mothers-to-be the option of giving birth in water, the foetus’ natural environment throughout pregnancy, since the 1970s. Although still not widespread, this method of delivery is becoming increasingly popular with mothers seeking a gentle birth as in tune as possible with their feelings.

A tranquil delivery thanks to sophrology

Sophrology is more usually spoken of as a method of relaxation. But did you know that this technique also has a proven record in preparing mothers-to-be for the birth? Join us in discovering the principles of a discipline based on self-confidence and relaxation that fosters a calm approach to pregnancy and the delivery.

Haptonomy, or the art of affective touch

Find out more about haptonomy, an increasingly popular technique that helps to build the affective relationship between the parents and their future baby. 

A healthy room for your baby

Paint, floors, furniture: there are many potential sources of pollution in a baby’s room and little ones are especially vulnerable. The following tips will help you create a safe and natural environment while getting the room ready for your new baby.

Pregnant at the beach

Have you planned to spend your holidays at the beach during your pregnancy? An excellent way to relax… Get our advice on making the most of your time at the beach with your big round tummy!