Homebirth in the News

Homebirth in the News

National Public Radio recently did a report on the increase of homebirth in the United States. In 2006, more than 38,000 babies were born out of the hospital, either at home or in a birth center. That is about 1% of total births in the United States. Of all the births...
Safety of Homebirth

Safety of Homebirth

A Recent study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal shows that planned homebirth with a registered midwife is just as safe if not safer than hospital birth. The study concludes that “planned home birth attended by a registered midwife was...