Monthly Archives: March 2013

When choosing a childbirth class…

.. what is important to you? There is something that has been bothering me for a while, ever since I was pregnant with my oldest, actually, and taking natural childbirth classes to prepare for the unknown.  Namely, the glut of … Continue reading

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Do: be sure your care provider meets your needs

Advice to pregnant women often centers on things we shouldn’t do in labor: don’t have a convenience induction, don’t lie on your back, don’t do any number of things.  I think it’s really important to give moms options of things … Continue reading

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Ten questions to ask your OB or midwife

Have you heard of the Coalition for Improving Maternity Services?  They have developed a list of 10 questions to ask care providers, to be sure that the offered care is mother-friendly.  Go on, ask your OB or midwife these questions, … Continue reading

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