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When Doctors Don’t Listen: Informed Consent and Birth

When Doctors Don't Listen: Informed Consent and Birth

Sometimes, procedures are performed on birthing women without informed consent -- including episiotmies. How can you avoid it? Here is some helpful advice. Read More

Are Women Losing The Ability To Give Birth Naturally?

Are Women Losing The Ability To Give Birth Naturally?

As we march on in an era of high intervention at birth, world famous obstetrician, Michel Odent, fears women are losing the ability to give birth naturally. Read More


9 Changes We Must Make To Increase Vaginal Birth Rates

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We know c-section rates are far too high. We also know many things that effectively reduce them. Here are 9 changes we MUST make for it to become a reality. Read More


VBAC Myths – 4 Common Myths Busted

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If you've previously had a c-section and are thinking about a vaginal birth (VBAC), here are 4 common myths about VBAC that you need to know. Read More

Do Women Forget The Pain Of Giving Birth?

Do Women Forget The Pain Of Giving Birth?

After giving birth, many women say, "never again!" But most do go on to have more babies. So does that mean women forget the pain of childbirth? Find out! Read More


How One Hospital Reduced It’s High C-Section Rate

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With the threat of insurance cover loss looming, one US hospital set out to lower it's c-section rate. Here's how they reduced the number of c-sections. Read More


Men Giving Birth – See A Hilarious Labour Simulation!

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While we can't really see men giving birth, this is the closest we'll get to it! Watch this hilarious video of four men in a labour simulation. Read More

Babies More Likely To Be Born At This Time Of Day

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Wondering what time of day your baby is most likely to be born? A study of 90% of births in the US uncovered the most common times babies were born. Read More