These statistics are just a sampling of the evidence that should make us rethink business as usual when it comes to birth in America. Each one represents a choice that many pregnant women are called upon to make about their births. If women had this information available to them, they might choose differently for themselves and their babies. It’s easy to see how without it, many births lead to unnecessary inductions and c-sections.
Experience the unparalleled miracle of childbirth as this real mom shares her beautiful home birth story of her first baby. A natural water birth story.
Are you preparing for a natural birth? Read these 10 best books on natural birth during your pregnancy to help you prepare for your natural birth, recommended by a two-time natural birthing mama. That’s one for each month of your pregnancy, and one more just in case you’re late! Plus hints for the most important sections to read if you’re pressed for time.