How do you home birth?

Answer You hire a homebirth midwife, and if everything stays within the realm of normal you give birth at home. Only low risk women can have homebirths. Studies have shown that the safety of homebirth is ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How do you home birth

Why is hospital birth still the default when home birth has been proven to be safer?

I think it is mostly down to modern day thinking. Most people associate pain = doctor, big pain = hospital. I wanted to birth both my daughters at home and my husband flat out refused it. My main r... Read More »

Which one is safer home birth or natural birth?

I am not a medical professional, but I would always advise natural childbirth at a hospital rather than home delivery. If you have any complications then it is more difficult to treat at home, wher... Read More »

How to Get an Idaho Birth Certificate for a Home Birth?

When giving birth in an Idaho hospital or birth center, getting the birth certificate for a newborn is taken care of during the hospital stay by the nursing staff. In home births by midwives, the ... Read More »

What are the checklist for home birth or vaginal birth?

birth certicifate paperwork bulb syringe gauze trays 2 peri bottles box of gloves 2 peri cold packs unbleached newborn hat 3 mesh panties witch hazel maxi pads chux pads digital scale Arnica ... Read More »