Home Birth

The hospital is the delivery spot of choice for many women, but some prefer the comforts of a home birth. Is home birth right for you? Here you'll learn about the risks and benefits of giving birth at home so you can make an informed decision.

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6 Things You Might Not Know About Home Birth
Giving birth at home is becoming increasingly more popular in the U.S., but it is often misunderstood. These lesser-known facts shed some light on the practice.
How the Pandemic Is Changing the Conversation Around Home Birth
With more pregnant people considering giving birth at home or alternative locations like birthing centers in the face of COVID-19, there's more reason than ever to take a hard look at home birth in America.
This Is How Much it Costs to Have a Home Birth in America
The COVID-19 pandemic has many pregnant people looking into giving birth at home. But what one would think would be less expensive actually turns out to being significantly more for many. Here's what you need to know.
These Home Birth Photos Capture the Beauty of Having a Baby
Childbirth gets a bad rap for being messy and chaotic. But this series of photos portraying a calm and collected home birth prove that having a baby is beautiful.
Home Birth 101: A Beginner's Guide for Parents
Home birth is gaining popularity in the United States, but it's often misunderstood. These facts shed some light on the cost, process, and experience of giving birth at home.
Breathtaking En Caul Twin Home Birth Caught on Camera
An award-winning photographer captured this en caul home birth of twins so perfectly—you have to see photos of this rare, one in 80,000 occurrence.

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This Video of a Woman Giving Birth in a Stream Has Over 90 Million Views
Just watch this live birth video, and you'll see why it's raking in the views.
Wow! Home Births Have Risen Dramatically Over the Past Decade
A new study suggests the home birth trend is on the rise.