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Dr. Candace’s Recap of the BIRTHFIT Coach Seminar

  It’s Monday morning, less than 12 hours since the first BIRTHFIT Coach Seminar wrapped up at Deuce Gym in Venice, CA and I have 5 hours (uninterrupted) at 14,000 feet to process this weekend (although I could probably talk about this for weeks on end).  This weekend was filled …

End the Mommy Wars

BIRTHFIT ENDS THE MOMMY WARS   Mommy Wars: evil, mean-spirited Cold Wars like everyone’s worst day of junior high. Worse yet, the assault occurs in adulthood.  Still flagrantly worse, the attacks happen when Mom is brand-new postpartum. She experiences 1,000 baby worries per second, is healing in regions unknown to …

Bump Day with BIRTHFIT

 

BIRTHFIT Q and A: What Surprised You Most About Pregnancy?

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The United States Spends a Shit Ton on Pregnancy and Childbirth. And, We Are Still Losing.

  The United States is a developed country that has a significantly high maternal mortality rate with no indications that it will lower in the next 5 years.That is unless someone in the driver seats make a hard left to go down the opposite path that we are on.   …

Q and A Friday

[vc_video link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u8ANrgapyLU”] FRIDAY TRAINING BEST EFFORT UPPER    Mobility / Activations Simple Yoga Sequence   Strength Focus   Find a Heavy Single Strict Press. *BEST EFFORT for Today. *Only 3 attempts at 90% or above that you are confident you will make.     Cardio / Stamina   Complete the …

BirthFIT Interview: Jennifer Durden

This interview is from the vault back in 2012. Jennifer Durden is a rockstar, and I think everyone should read this interview. She is a perfect example of what it means to be BirthFIT. Enjoy!   Compare training during pregnancy to training prior to pregnancy.   Training prior to pregnancy …

BirthFIT Movement: Breathing

  [vc_video link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A5D5EATwx-w”]   TRAINING  ROOKIE EMOM (Every Minute On the Minute) for 30: Odd: 2 Left Side Turkish Getups Even: 2 Right Side Turkish Getups   PROSPECT EMOM (Every Minute On the Minute) for 30: Odd: 3 Left Side Turkish Getups Even: 3 Right Side Turkish Getups   ALL-STAR …

BirthFIT Movement: Farmer’s Carry

  The Farmers Carry is a movement that can be done just standing in one place, walking, or even while lunging. Remember to keep your shoulder back and down as if you were placing your scapula in your back pockets. Think about bracing your core and finding a point to …

Meet BirthFIT Regional Director: Lindsay Mumma, DC

Meet Lindsay Mumma, DC- our Regional Director for the North Carolina region! She is a mother, wife, chiropractor, and CrossFitter. Check out her bio on our website, and be sure to follow her on Instagram and Facebook.   Be Informed. Give Consent. By Lindsay Mumma, DC During my childbirth class, …