7 Facts About Delivering With a Midwife

With all the talk about the Duchess of Cambridge planning for a "natural" birth of England's future monarch, it's a great opportunity to talk about the pros and cons of delivering with a midwife.

In England, many more women chose to have their births attended by a certified nurse midwife than we do here in the US. After having the privilege of delivering more than 1,000 babies as a Board-certified Ob-Gyn, I have some tips for women who are considering this option.

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This is by no means a scientific or exhaustive discussion on the option of natural delivery or delivering