Posted by: Diane | August 23, 2007

Birth Wisdom

I taught part of a childbirth class last Wednesday, and on my way home I was thinking of some the very basic truths that I try to impart to people about birth. So I thought I’d start a list:

The midwife is not the hero.

Every woman knows exactly how to give birth.

Interference is risky.

Fear can slow or stop the process of birth.

…not sure I even need to add any more.



  1. yes!of course, that will be a short class. the rest can be discussion.

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