Archive: Feb 2013

New Research: Doula Support Reduces Odds of Cesarean Section by 40%

A new study entitled “Doula Care, Birth Outcomes, and Costs Among Medicaid Beneficiaries” was released online last week in the American Journal of Public Health and is creating quite a stir within the childbirth community nationwide.  Paired with National Birth Center Study II, released last month […]

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“So Seamless” – Choosing to Birth at Home

We opened this year’s season of Healthy Birth Workshops with a full room of first and second time parents-to-be, gathered to learn more about home birth. While some were already planning to give birth at home, many more were there with questions, wondering whether home […]

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