Baby George King survived at birth despite doctors saying he had a 10 percent chance of living after birth. He was born at 15lbs 7oz in Bristol, United Kingdom. Doctors are [...]
First time mothers who want an active and collaborative birth experience are more interested in midwife care and birth at home than women who expect to be passive in the birth [...]
Lisa Doran and Lisa Caron have compiled a book of stories by doulas on the miracle of childbirth.
The U.S. birth rate last year was a record low, falling to levels not seen since 1920, a new report has shown.
Saturdays are a popular day to give birth in Brazil—especially in private hospitals where over 80 percent of deliveries are done by scheduled cesarean section. Brazil has [...]
On Labor Day, parents and children joined midwives, doulas, and other medical practitioners for a nationwide march to raise public awareness of safer birthing options.
Today, about 3 to 4 percent of babies present themselves in a breech position.
The world’s tallest man, China’s Bao Xishun, became the world’s tallest father this week.
The AMA issued a resolution requesting that national legislation be enacted to prohibit planned births from taking place anywhere other than in a hospital setting.
Oscar-winner Nicole Kidman gave birth on Monday to a daughter named Sunday.