Tag Archive: Childbirth

“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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Choosing a Home Birth

Thank you to Milon Nagi, member of Choices in Childbirth’s volunteer Program Committee, who writes about last month’s free Healthy Birth Workshop. The next workshop Comfort Measures/Coping Mechanisms is Thursday, February 16th. Click here to register. “There was Ricki Lake, up on the screen. Naked!” […]

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NEW- Find a Mother-Friendly Provider Near You!

Announcing: The Guide to a Healthy Birth Online Provider Network New at ChoicesinChildbirth.org This week Choices in Childbirth, in partnership with several of our sister organizations, launched an online, national, fully searchable database of Mother-Friendly Providers. This online Provider Network will serve as a companion […]

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Help us Save St. Vincent’s

As you may already know, St. Vincent’s Hospital is under threat of closure. Government officials, hospital administrators, and community representatives are working to define a solution to this problem. We will keep you updated with any details that we have. In the meantime, we want […]

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Birth in the Media

Thinking about the recent GRITtv interview, “The Other Side of Choice: Giving Birth in America” brings about another important and seldom talked about issue in childbirth advocacy: Birth in the Media.

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