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Birthlight started with informal, small birth preparation classes taught by Francoise in Cambridge in the 1980’s. As an anthropologist at Cambridge University, Dr Françoise Freedman was asked to share parenting skills that

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The Gerry Step

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Soon after the birth of my first granddaughter Rosie, it became clear that Grandpa Gerry had a uniquely effective way of soothing her.

Baby Communication Before and After Birth

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Singing is one easy way to communicate and bond with your baby before birth, it doesn’t necessarily have to have words,

The Value of Virtual Classes in a Hospital Setting

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My name is Liz Thompson and I am a Birthlight baby massage, and mother & baby yoga instructor. A while back,