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Raising awareness for prenatal and postnatal care in NYC

Raising Awareness for Prenatal and Postnatal Care in NYC

  Miles for Midwives helps raise awareness for prenatal and postnatal care in New York.  Every year we are fortunate enough to participate in some great events through some of our amazing friends. This year we ran the Miles for Midwives 2018 5k run in Prospect Park, a fantastic event that is also child friendly. […]

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Helpful links on Pain and the Body

You’re with your body all day, so it’s pretty important to you. Let’s look at some places you can get more information on Pain and the Body I wanted to put together a list of places to look for good information on subjects pertaining to massage, movement, pain, and the body. This is by no […]

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Does your Massage Consent Pass the Peanut Butter and Jelly Test?

Consent, Massage &Peanut Butter & Jelly *Full disclosure, I believe I learned this exercise in grade school creative writing. Frequently when talking to clients you may think that you are communicating effectively and giving a great consent when you actually are not. This failing actually happens with everyone at some time. People are full of funny […]

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Forearm Stretches

Forearm stretches are great for people who sit at a desk, have carpal tunnel symptoms and also have physically demanding jobs that require arm usage. Many symptoms such as feeling tired and heavy in the hands, tingling, numbness and the feeling of cold can be easily relived by following a forearm stretching protocol. It’s important […]

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