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Twilight Sleep – The Brutal Way Some Women Gave Birth In The Early 1900s

Giving birth in the early 1900s could be brutal. Twilight sleep, while popular at the time, was particularly violent. Find out what women went through. Read More


More Women Are Dying In Childbirth – But Only In The US

In an era that is more high tech than ever, how can it be that more women are dying in childbirth - and only in the United States? Find out what's going on. Read More

The Lie That A C-Section Can Save Your Pelvic Floor

Sometimes you come across someone who says they're having a c-section to save or preserve their pelvic floor. Find out why this actually isn't true. Read More


When Is An Episiotomy (Cut To The Perineum) Necessary?

Many pregnant women fear tearing during birth as well as having an episiotomy. So how do you know if you need one or not? Find out more, here. Read More


5 Reasons I Want My Daughter At The Birth

People usually have a strong opinion about children being present at birth. Here are 5 reasons why Fiona will have her daughter present during childbirth. Read More

The Cascade Of Intervention – What You Need To Know

If you're pregnant or have given birth, you may have heard about the cascade of intervention. Find out how easily it happens and how you can avoid it. Read More


Mother Awarded $16M For Damages After Staff Held Her Baby In For 6 Minutes

Caroline Malatesta chose to give birth in a particular hospital after seeing advertising promising a gentle experience. What she got was birth trauma. Read More

The Third Stage Of Labour – Everything You Need To Know

The final moments of labour are incredible! But your body isn't done with the birth of your baby. Find out about the very important third stage of labour. Read More



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