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Home Births and Hospital Privileges

A guest blog post for you today by Anj Fabian, highlighting the importance of correct maternity care. Thank you Anj for letting me share this: Here is my simple, three step guide to having a responsible home birth: 1) Get standard prenatal care throughout your pregnancy. Do not improvise, do not opt out of anything.…

How many babies have to die?

I apologise for this post being short. I’m lost for words right now. In the last 3 days as many babies have died during attempted HBACs, plus there are 2 in special care. 3 days = 3 dead babies and 2 in NICU! When does this stop? When will the groups and organisations responsible for…

ICAN – Shielding women from the truth since the 80’s

ICAN – The International Cesarean Awareness Network, Inc. (ICAN) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to improve maternal-child health by preventing unnecessary caesareans through education, providing support for caesarean recovery, and promoting Vaginal Birth After Caesarean (VBAC). You all know I am very much pro VBAC, I fully support a womans right to a vaginal birth after caesarean.…

Can you help?

With the amount of misinformation in regards to the safety of HBAC, I would like to try and compile a list of HBACs that have ended in a loss over the last few years. I would like to account month by month and include a brief description of what happened and the cause of death.…

Annas Uterine Rupture Story

Annas story broke my heart when I read it. Hers and many other womens stories are also on Naval Gazing Midwifes blog. If you would like to read her blog you can do so at this link: http://navelgazingmidwife.squarespace.com/navelgazing-midwife-blog/2014/4/7/annas-uterine-rupture-story.html It is so important to spread awareness of the true dangers of HBAC. Home Birth after a Caesarean…