New Water Birth Study Released

New Water Birth Study Released

A new water birth study has been published in the December 12, 2019 issue of The Journal of Perinatal & Neonatal Nursing. The study was conducted by the American Association of Birth Centers utilizing data from the organization’s members. The water birth...
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...