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MD or Midwife: The Choice Is Yours

MD or Midwife: The Choice Is Yours

You may not get to choose whether you have a boy or girl, but as an expectant mom, you do get to decide who...

Women are Embracing Homebirth with Licensed Midwives

Homebirth in America grew 41% between 2004 and 2009, and Richmond is no exception.  Virginia legalized licensed midwives (LMs) in 2005, and according...

Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center Expands CenteringPregnancy®

Unique program gives women more control of their prenatal care through group support Women entering pregnancy can now benefit from an expanded, multifaceted group approach to...

New Discoveries in Childbirth Experiences at VCU Medical Center

I was fortunate to attend the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Labor & Delivery unit at VCU Medical Center last night.   Such...

Postpartum Rehabilitation: Supporting the Well-being of the Mother and Child

Every mother knows that having a child changes you:  physically, mentally, and socially.  What I didn’t realize was how poorly our country compares to...