Monthly Archives: August 2011

In support of home births

There have been a few news items recently on home births – and a national call for encouraging more women to consider giving birth at home. One article that caught my eye in the Guardian (read it here) by Rebecca Schiller flagged up a really important issue: that there’s too little information available to the public about the incredible benefits of home births. More women seem concerned about dangers and risks than the benefits. Continue reading