new birth

Evidence Based Birth website challenges status quo

  A really great resource to bookmark is the Evidence Based Birth website. The author has taken the time to research and explain many of the challenges faced by pregnant women and expecting families giving birth today. She addresses topics that range from eating during labor, to the evidence for doulas, and failure to progress.[…]

Birth Freedom

Do Pregnant Women Have Freedom?

In the United States women have freedom of choice or the right to choose, however they don’t always have the freedom to give birth. What does that mean? A woman can choose an abortion and often it is a covered benefit under her health insurance, but when it comes to choosing to have her baby[…]