Backed Into a [Home Birth] Corner: the fiction of “due dates”

Most families who choose home birth for their baby’s birth make that choice after a traumatic experience during a hospital birth, which typically involves anything from loss of autonomy and control to abusive and coercive treatment from “care” providers. The majority of those mothers leave birth feeling as if they were backed into a corner with zero options aside from what hospital staff were “recommending”. … Continue reading Backed Into a [Home Birth] Corner: the fiction of “due dates”