Reflections on how obstetricians have a tendency to choose the most medicalized interventions, rather than trying a simple fix first.
About Author: Alison Bastien
Alison Bastien, CPM, (previously Alison Parra) was an independent homebirth midwife in Mexico for 12 years. She now teaches classes in midwifery, childbirth education and herbalism, and together with her family runs a natural products dispensary and store. She has lived in Mexico over 30 years, and was one of the founders of the MANA Mexican region.