Monthly Archives: April 2012

Where to give birth: Home, Midwife-led Unit or Hospital – Findings of the BirthPlace Study.

Couples often come to our antenatal classes with the dilemma of where to give birth. Factors such as pain relief options, safety of mother and baby and distance from the hospital all affect their decisions. The recent BirthPlace Study (Oxford University 2011) can provide some facts and figures to help. The Birthplace study reported on […]

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