Author Ronnie Falcão, LM, MS Articles

The Home Birth Advantage: The Physical and Emotional Benefits of Birthing at Home

When it comes to what’s best for you and your baby, you can consider a midwife-assisted home birth as safe an option as birthing in a hospital or free-standing birth center. At a home birth, your privacy will be respected and you can enjoy birthing i...

Also labeled: Issue #24, Pregnancy & Birth

Dangers of Hospital Births: Why Birthing in a Hospital Can Cause More Problems than it Solves

There’s a saying that birth is as safe as life gets. There are times when birth can become dangerous for the baby or, very rarely, for the mother. This is when hospital-based maternity care really shines, and we’re able to save mothers and babies who...

Also labeled: Issue #23, Pregnancy & Birth