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Many women and health care providers believe that it is dangerous to have a Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC).
Natural family planning tracks a woman's natural menstrual cycle, elliciting a monthly pattern, which can help to achieve or prevent a pregnancy.
Birthologie designed by Amy Jones is the latest program that helps people get a healthy baby during pregnancy.
The class from Edenway Birth Center will include lowering risks through nutritional support for mother and baby, miscarriage, help for morning sickness, dos and don'ts in early pregnancy.
Rates of unnecessary cesarean section and other potentially risky obstetric procedures show some significant differences between rural and urban hospitals in the United States.
Certified Nurse Midwives (CNM) are experts in providing a wide range of well woman care that includes comprehensive, personalized gynecologic and maternity care.
With almost half of American mothers describing their births as traumatic, health care providers often wonder how to best prepare mothers for a subsequent birth.
Labor Induction is a process of giving an artificial start to birth with medical intervention or other methods. When an induction is not performed for emergency or other medical reasons, the method is considered an elective process. The decision to induce labor has increased in recent years due to its convenience or because it easily accommodates busy schedules. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, however, say that labor should only be induced when it is more risky...
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