Meet the Experts
Interviews With Some of Worlds Top Birth Experts

Meet the Experts - Interviews With Some of Worlds Top Birth Experts
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Sheila Kitzinger
  • Homebirth: the making of an activist
  • Birth: the bridge to motherhood
  • Safety: homebirth, hospital and actively managed labour
  • Childbirth: ordeal to fear or challenge to enjoy?
  • Intervention: the interruption…
Michel Odent
  • The age of the (medically) safe caesarean
  • Rising caesarean and intervention rates: the personal and social implications
  • Assessing the personal cost of intervention in childbirth
  • Science vs Medicine: considering…
Richard Porter
  • Birthing out-of-hospital and against the trend
  • Appropriate care: the relationship between Obstetricians and Midwives
  • The role of the Obstetrician in birth
  • Rising caesarean rates and the impact of technology
Ina May Gaskin
  • Eliminating midwifery in the USA: the consequences
  • Rising caesarean rates and the rise in maternal mortality in the USA
  • Maternal death rates in the USA
  • Maternal mortality: raising awareness…
Robbie Davis-Floyd
  • Intervention and the caesarean: the state of childbirth in the USA today
  • The essential ingredients for natural, physiological birth
  • Rising caesarean rates in the USA: profit, power and the…
Hannah Dahlen
  • Rising caesarean rates and the fear of childbirth Fear of childbirth: intervention & the communication of risk
  • Safe childbirth: not just an alive mother and baby
  • Safety: the importance…
Sally Tracy
  • Vested interests and childbirth in Australia: the making of a researcher
  • Research goals: informing and empowering women
  • Modern birthing practices and their outcomes
  • The evidence: Obstetrics and normal childbirth
Rhea Dempsey
  • Modern culture and women's desire to birth naturally
  • Birthing naturally within a culture of fear
  • Natural, physiological childbirth and the hospital: the impact of institutional protocol on the individual

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