ABOUT THE BOOK
The placenta is too often discarded as medical waste. This book is a thorough reference for all the ways you can benefit from your placenta postpartum. It describes in detail all your placenta options and how each can benefit mother, baby and even the father. This book provides all the information you need to explore your placenta options so you can make the choice that is right for you. This book discusses the placenta in a holistic light and explores the sacred, scientific and practical applications of using the placenta postpartum. It is clear the mother is not only birthing a baby; she is birthing life itself. When women give birth and keep their placentas they honor this sacred transformation and empower other to do the same.
Ruth Goldberg is a retired midwife with over 30 years of experience in birth and women's health. Her philosophy of education as empowerment had led to many learning opportunities for women and professional through community education. This book highlights the author's vast experience and skill in delayed cord clamping, lotus birth and other placenta benefits. May you always find value in unexpected places!