Group B Strep Transmitted via Placenta Capsules There is an alarming article on a case study which has just been released by the CDC, cautioning the ingestion of placenta. The situation arose out of Oregon state whereby a baby was diagnosed with Group B Streptococcus agalactiae (GBS), after successfully completing treatment for it and being […]
Natural Treatments for Thrush You’ve seen the tell-tale white spots on your baby’s tongue, and maybe your nipples are feeling a little bit itchy. Oh, no! It could be thrush! Don’t panic, there are a couple of quick, easy and natural things you can start doing at the first signs of thrush to help […]
Eating the Placenta after Childbirth — Researchers from Three Academic Health Centers Explore Perceptions of Health Benefits and Risks New Rochelle, NY, February 1, 2017— Placentophagy–maternal consumption of the placenta–has become increasingly prevalent in the past decade among women seeking to promote health and healing during the postpartum period. But how much do clinicians […]
When I coined the phrase “placenta encapsulation” back in 2005, I was just looking for something to call the process with which I had fallen in love. Over the next year, as more and more women learned about placenta encapsulation and wanted me to prepare their placentas for them, I had to come up with […]
This interview was conducted on 5/11/15 for an upcoming broadcast. The questions were written by the interviewer, the responses are mine. ~ Jodi Selander Director, Placenta Benefits LTD What happens on the provider’s end – how do you prepare the placenta for ingestion? In the process that I have adapted from Traditional Chinese Medicine, the […]
Now seeking participants in a placebo vs. placenta research study out of UNLV.