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April 5, 2017
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New Fact Sheet Informs Pregnant Women re ACOG Recommendations to Limit Use of Interventions

Childbirth Connection has published “New Professional Recommendations to Limit Labor and Birth Interventions: What Pregnant Women Need to Know,” because, as they diplomatically put it: “Unfortunately, it often takes many years before health care providers reliably carry out the recommendations … Continue reading

November 11, 2016
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Home Birth Circle – Rochester NY

Home Birth Circle -the 4th Sunday of the month from 1:00-3:00 pm., at Beautiful Birth Choices Studio, N. Winton Ave., Rochester, NY. Please contact them directly for more information. All are welcome (including Dads)! Join other families in finding out … Continue reading

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November 11, 2016
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Creating a Birth Plan

Rochester Area Birth Network www.rabn.org Creating Your Birth Plan  Why write a birth plan? As you go through your pregnancy, you may begin to form some ideas about how you would like things to be at your baby’s birth. Care … Continue reading

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October 31, 2016
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Midwifery Birth Center Bill – RABN statement of support

Rochester Area Birth Network A Chapter of Birth Network National, a 501c3 nonprofit organization “It’s your birth… Know your options.” www.rabn.org October 31st, 2016 RE: Passage of S. 4325.“An act to amend the public health law, in relation to midwifery … Continue reading

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August 24, 2016
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Improving Birth Rally – 2016 – Rochester NY

What:  The 2016 Rally for Birth When:  Monday, September 5th, 2016 Where:  The Tents next to the Olmstead lodge in Highland Park near the Conservatory Time:  10am to 4 pm There is a playground close by and there will be … Continue reading

June 27, 2016
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Refusal of Medically Recommended Treatment During Pregnancy

In June of 2016 The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists issued a committee opinion on the rights of patients during birth.   Read the complete statement here. “Recommendations On the basis of the principles outlined in this Committee Opinion, the … Continue reading

December 28, 2015
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For Low-Risk Pregnancies, Home Births Just as Safe as Hospital

www.medscape.com For Low-Risk Pregnancies, Home Births Just as Safe as Hospital By Kathryn Doyle |December 22, 2015(Reuters Health) – When women have no major risk factors in pregnancy and give birth with a midwife, their risk of stillbirth, neonatal death or serious … Continue reading

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August 19, 2015
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Staying Healthy with Evidence-Based Pregnancy Care

Staying Healthy with Evidence-Based Pregnancy Care by Molly Deutschbein, BS, LMT, CST, C-ATMAT Prior to getting pregnant I had no need to interact with health care providers except for annual exams. More than 25 years ago, when I got the … Continue reading