Unassisted childbirth is a choice being made by some low-risk women. This article includes testimonials from some of them and suggests that we be less judgmental and try to understand what is motivating them.
About Author: Deb Fiore
Deb Fiore lives in North Carolina with her wife and adult children. She owns Carrboro Midwifery, a small homebirth practice. She is a staunch believer that “peace on earth begins with birth” and that women can and should give birth “on their terms,” whatever that is for the individual woman and her family.