Why UK midwives are back-pedalling on natural childbirth
Bouncing baby: alive well and safeRandy Faris/Corbis/GettyFor decades, women have been encouraged to give birth naturally – that means avoiding all medicines and interventions, including continuous monitoring of the baby’s heart rate and caesarean sections. But now, several events suggest the pendulum is swinging back the other way. In May, the UK’s...
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