With a cesarean rate now over 30% in the US, almost half of all labors being induced artificially and a potential increase in the number of true uterine ruptures, we need to seriously evaluate the practices of midwives and how they positively affect uterine rupture. Read more…. Midwives and Uterine Rupture: What We Have to Offer
Kristin Eggleston is a student midwife from Washington where she is pursuing a master’s degree in midwifery. She lives there with her homebirthed 4½-year-old son.