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Case Study:Deanna Neiers

Deanna lives in New York City. This will be her first baby.

What’s in the bag?
- Music player
- Coconut oil for massage
- Lavender oil
- Arnica gel and
- Snacks
- Nursing bra and pads
- Nursing pillow
- Comfortable clothes to wear at the hospital and to travel back home.
- soft swaddle blanket for baby
- a long-sleeve onesie
- a knitted hat

"I feel so happy nurturing this life inside of me, it truly is a miracle. I also am very fortunate to live within walking distance of one of the best hospitals in New York City. Being pregnant certainly heightens your awareness of how fortunate we are to have access to great birthing facilities and clean water. You want the best for your baby and it’s devastating to think about dangers such as contaminated water and unhygienic facilities. I imagine a world where all women have a safe, clean place to birth their babies.”