Technology & birth: less is more?

Birth in the United States has become very technological.  Not only are mothers taking more and more prenatal tests, but birth itself has become highly technological.  Not only is all of this technology unnecessary in most cases, in many cases it is also harmful to mothers and babies.  In an ideal world, we have technology available for the very small number of mothers who truly need it, but offer low-tech, evidence-based care for those who do not.  Click here to see what Consumer Reports has to say.

Baby Steps offers natural and prepared childbirth classes, breastfeeding classes and support, placenta encapsulation, and doula services in the metro Atlanta area. Current locations include Alpharetta, Buckhead, Decatur, Dunwoody, Marietta, and Rome. If these locations are not convenient for you we also offer private, in-home classes on your schedule. Contact us for more information. babysteps@babystepsonline.net