Facility to include colourful design, birthing
pools and family day beds
North Carolina's birthing
laws are even more disgraceful and restrictive when a woman wants to give birth in her home, in someone else's home, or in a birth center.
In the 20 months since it opened its doors, more than 2,600 babies have been born at the unit which offers 12 spacious en-suite rooms equipped with a plethora of birthing
rooms are more common, fathers are now routinely allowed in the delivery room, labor tubs are available in many hospitals, and the role of the midwife in birth is becoming better understood.
ACOG has consistently supported birth in a hospital; in a birthing
center within a hospital complex that meets the standards of the American Academy of Pediatrics and ACOG; or in a free-standing birthing
center that meets standards of the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, the Joint Commission, or the American Association of Birth Centers.
showcases women's stories about their own birthing
experiences and urges women to become more active decision makers in their pregnancy and birthing
Journey Into Motherhood is also filled with proven secrets and techniques for pregnant and birthing
women from mothers around the world.
Foundation, Inc., recently presented a check for $50,000 to the Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation as pan of its ongoing support of the Union State Bank Family Birthing
Center at Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern, N.Y.
However, when not medically indicated, such interventions do increase the risks involved in the birthing