+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    1,505
    Thanks
    688
    Thanked
    301
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts

    Default Placenta Encapsulation Experiences?

    Hi all,

    I have been planning on encapsulating my placenta and taking the pills in the months after bub is born, but there are only two doulas that I can find in Melbourne who provide the service - and both charge $400, including collection from my hospital. Would be $350 if I had someone to take the placenta to them, but I don't.

    I have heard good things about it, mostly from websites advocating the process, but as I finished working a few weeks ago and DH and I don't qualify for PPL or the Baby Bonus, it is hard to justify spending $400 on something like it.

    Does anybody have any experiences you can share? Did it help your BM supply? Did it help with PND?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    1,505
    Thanks
    688
    Thanked
    301
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Anybody??

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Posts
    8,806
    Thanks
    7,267
    Thanked
    9,720
    Reviews
    5
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Green Mama did this. Yooohoo! Green Mama?


 

Similar Threads

  1. Placenta encapsulation?
    By flyawayfree in forum Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 16-07-2014, 09:20
  2. Placenta Encapsulation & Doula
    By mandafish in forum Seeking a Midwife or Doula?
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 15-10-2012, 13:30
  3. Placenta encapsulation.
    By babybloom in forum Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 14-02-2012, 12:12

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
Melbourne Natural Medicine Clinic
Specialist Naturopathy, Chiropractic & Massage Melbourne Natural Medicine Clinic
Leading natural health practitioners in fertility, preconception, pregnancy, and children's health. We take an integrative approach all health professionals and offer diagnostic testing and natural treatment options suitable for the whole family.
featured supporter
Sudocrem / Infacol
Sudocrem® Healing Cream is a soothing emollient cream which aids and assists in the management of nappy rash, eczema, abrasions, wounds and minor skin irritations. Infacol Wind Drops are an effective method of treating wind in infants.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!