birth

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Being the birth partner – what do you need to know?

This is a great article with some rules for birth partners to follow.  Yes, daddies-to-be, that means you.  This is a great starting point for learning how to support your partner during her labor.  Another great source is The Birth Partner, Second Edition by Penny Simkin.  It’s very important that you understand the process of […]

A Safe Birth

A Safe Birth The US currently ranks 41st in the world and there are reports that maternal death is under-reported. Infant mortality is no better. Reading these articles and comments by health care professionals doesn’t bring much comfort or even clear information. It seems health care authorities are scrambling desperately to place the blame somewhere. […]