Tag: home births

The NY Times weighs in on improving the safety of home births.

The NY Times weighs in on improving the safety of home births. Years ago, home births were the norm.  In England after the war, a legion of midwives were trained to help many residents in the poor areas of the city have their children safely at home, with the hospital as a back-up just in case things did not go as planned. You can check out a series done about them on Netflix called appropriately  Call the Midwife. There are centers run by midwives in our country that do essentially the same thing; help women have their children in a homelike Read More »