Herbal medicine for pregnant people

Focusing on locally available and native plants

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Birthkeeper Herbalism

Started by a Boston-based professional doula and herbalist, Birthkeeper Herbalism is a program for anybody interested in deepening knowledge and skills about both pregnancy care and herbal medicines. Holistically, this workshop covers how to support people in a multitude of aspects of human reproductive lives; from conception and pregnancy planning, to pregnancy loss and abortion. A big focus will be on care during pregnancy and postpartum, including topics such as breast/chestfeeding and intersections with current research on the endocannabanoid system. Read more about the class topics here.

Due to the worldwide outbreak of a novel coronavirus, in-person classes will be postponed until further notice. If you’re curious to learn about pregnancy and herbs on a smaller scale or online basis, reach out to emma@lavandoula.com