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 […]
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.
I’m writing this because I’m extremely disappointed to discover that there have been a small number of students who decided that copying and pasting from another source would be a good way to get through the PBi Training Course. I want everyone to know that cheating goes against everything that PBi stands for. Our […]
Thanks to Taming Flamingoes, it does! I met the author way back at the Gentle Birth World Expo in 2007, my first booth for Placenta Benefits ever. That was quite an experience – doulas and midwives were enthusiastic; pregnant mamas would take one look and move to the opposite side of the aisle, turning […]
Kristen over at Birthing Beautiful Ideas has published her full story of using placenta capsules for her postpartum recovery. We first blogged about Kristen when she was pregnant, and planning to use the services of PBi’s own Kelsie Meyers to prepare the placenta. Kristen writes many wonderful things about her experience with placenta capsules, […]