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"Expand Birth Options for Massachusetts Families by Recognizing Midwives"
by Anna Buhler, JP News, February 14, 2018
I became a midwife to serve families. Unfortunately, home birth midwives currently have to deny care to families who cannot afford to pay us out of pocket.
- Anna Buhler, Certified Professional Midwife
We’ve spent a century telling people that birth is dangerous. Only if mothers start from the premise that they can successfully have their baby without all that intervention will they start to question the existing US system. Our research suggests more and more women are starting to believe that. Probably because it’s true.
- Eugene Declercq, PhD, Professor,
Boston University School of Public Health
- "A Doula's Call For A 'Culture Of Consent' During Childbirth" by Ananda Lowe, WBUR, May 11, 2018