Month: January 2019

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Could We Make Homebirth Safer than American Hospital Birth in 2019?

Well, yes.  We know that it’s possible. The US neonatal mortality rate is 4/ 1,000 with approximately  .75% of births taking place at home with midwives while the Netherlands has a 2/1,000 neonatal mortality rate with approximately 25% of births taking place at home with midwives. But how do we get there? Well the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists has outlined the things … Read More Could We Make Homebirth Safer than American Hospital Birth in 2019?