Giuditta Tornetta

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Giuditta Tornetta

Founder of www.JoyInBirthing.com I am a birth and postpartum doula, a hypnotherapist and the author of Painless Childbirth: An Empowering Journey Through Pregnancy and Birth I gave birth to both my children at home with the help of a midwife. My Daughters was born painlessly, thus the name of my book, and ever since I have wanted to share my wonderful experience with other women. I have a private practice in Los Angeles and have taken care of hundred of women. Many of my clients do indeed experience a painless childbirth. It is about having a commitment to becoming a parent to oneself, and to our child during the nine months of gestation ;I love what I do and have had the privilege to usher over 500 babies into this world. Visit my website at www.joyinbirthing.com

Stories by Giuditta Tornetta

In pregnancy and in parenting we are confronted with so many people's opinions on how to be and what to do with our bodies and children. More...
I am sitting With 2011 CNN Nominee Hero Robin Lim in her bungalow in Ubud Bali. This unassuming midwife has been a true hero in her village taking...
Later in the session, Mary remembered of how she had succeeded in completing a twenty-two-mile marathon. She recalled that during the run she had...
“If there is a will, there is a wall”—once I heard this at my church, I could not get it out of my head. I was raised with the...
Now that you’re pregnant, all the attention has shifted to you. Some people may feel left behind. Your husband is probably one of these people...
When women prepare for pregnancy, often they focus on their physical body; they change their diet, take vitamins, increase their physical activity,...
According to Amnesty International, the likelihood of a woman’s dying in childbirth in the United States is five times greater than in Greece,...
Excerpt from: Painless Childbirth: An Empowering Journey Through Pregnancy and Birth “We need to always remember that mothers who are afraid...
“The first problem for all of us, men and women, is not to learn, but to unlearn.” —Gloria Steinem The most constructive...
Your baby is fussy, sleeping poorly, and desperately putting his hands in his mouth. How can you relieve your infant’s teething pain? When a...
Some doctors are “induction happy.” They like to schedule their lives; it is a though job to be always on call. Often if they see...
A group of DASC (Doulas Association of Southern California) doulas are invited to tour the USC County Hospital on Marengo St. in Los Angeles. Our...
Pomegranate juice has become popular in the past few years, but does it really live up to the hype? It looks like it. Several recent studies have...
Every book I have ever read on labor stresses the need for preparation. Unanimously, professional on both side of the fence (medical solution to pain...
My first born was seven months old on his first Halloween; I was excited and ready to jump into this holiday that was new and strange for me. I was...

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