Tag: hospital birth

Is home birth safe?

Is home birth safe? Sara Wickham looks at the evidence of home birth safety, including a meta-analysis involving around half a million women and babies.

Pondering Domesticity…

Pondering domesticity: what is domesticity, where is the joy in it and research looking at how domesticity dictates behaviour in the birth space

Yay for the Barkantine!

Women who booked their care at the Barkantine Birth Centre had better outcomes and rated their care more highly than women who booked at the hospital.