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Choosing a provider: Questions to ask and red flags to watch for

Choosing a provider: Questions to ask and red flags to watch for

Choosing a midwife or doctor: It’s the first and most important choice we make during pregnancy. Often when I bring this up, people are surprised or incredulous-- it isn’t more important than the doula, the classes, the choices I make, the birth plan, is it?
Beckett's Birth Story

Beckett's Birth Story

Kali shares the story of her labor and the birth of her first child, Beckett. She is one of my wonderful class mothers as well as the author of Oak City Mama, a local blog with a focus on parenting in the Raleigh area. 
It’s Your Choice: Advocacy, Informed Consent and Evidence Based Practice

It’s Your Choice: Advocacy, Informed Consent and Evidence Based Practice

How the language we use and our attitudes toward medical providers affect our pregnancy and birth experience.