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Belly Button to Spine is Not the Answer

In an effort to produce some information regarding why those two recent NPR articles (A and B) are the exact opposite of what we’re attempting to convey to our audience and the women we work with, Dr. Mathews asked if I would help construct a response.  I started writing, but …

Your 2017 Regional Directors

  BIRTHFIT Regional Directors  I am beyond excited to announce your 2017 Regional Directors. This is a group of women that lead from the front and operate from a place of integrity as well of love. This is a group women, mothers, coaches, captains, doulas, acupuncturists, and doctors of chiropractic …

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 …

Diastasis Rectus Abdominis: Filling The Gap Part 3

DIASTASIS RECTUS ABDOMINIS: FILLING THE GAP Part 3   This final post in the three part blog series will help you bring everything together and allow you to move forward with training. With a strong core, you will be able to effectively and efficiently transfer load. Obviously when I mention …

The Latest BIRTHFIT eBOOKS!

Did you know we have updated our website with 2 new eBooks?    We are constantly working on new projects. These projects come in the form of eBooks, webinars, group coaching sessions, and consultations. Our latest two eBooks are listed below and definitely a BARGAIN: The First Trimester is a …

My Top 5 Pregnancy-Related Misconceptions

  When mom and baby are healthy, there should be no reason not to train for birth. In my opinion, and what I founded BIRTHFIT on, is that training includes, but is not limited to, strength, conditioning, flexibility, and balance. These skills can easily translate into other ordinary life tasks. …

“BIRTHFIT was the single best thing I did for myself postpartum.”

  The BIRTHFIT Postpartum Series has been such a hit in the various affiliate locations throughout the United States. So, we transferred a lot of the material into the Queen In Training ebook. This postpartum training guide has loads of videos and recommendations. It is the rehab for birth that our …

Queen In Training: A BIRTHFIT Postpartum Training Program

Queen In Training has transitioned into our ONLINE POSTPARTUM PROGRAM. This is a BIRTHFIT publication. Meaning many came together to design this program. Remember, we have doctors of chiropractic, doulas, CrossFit and Weightlifting Coaches, nurses, PTs, yoga instructors, and more on our team. With very little equipment and time, you …

BirthFIT Postpartum Series: Texas, North Carolina, & Wisconsin

BirthFIT Postpartum Series   The BirthFIT Postpartum Series is ideal for mothers that are two weeks* to six months postpartum. This class meets twice a week for four weeks in various locations throughout the country. *Assuming no major labor and delivery complications or c-sections. GOALS: To begin/return to functional movements. …

BirthFIT Postpartum Week 2

[vc_video link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aJ7BFF3EdLQ”]   Mobility & Activations During week 2, we direct our focus towards mobility and activations. Range of motion and muscle firing patterns are equally as important. Too often the only focus is on enhancing the range motion. This is great and all, but if the proper muscle firing …