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Oregon hospital supports vaginal breech birth

I recently came across Oregon Health & Science University’s website where they support vaginal breech birth!  The Portland, OR based facility says,

OHSU hospital offers breech vaginal birth for mothers who qualify based on Ultrasound and other testing. Please talk to your doctor or midwife about breech delivery. What is a breech birth?

Babies may [...]

Temecula breech movie screening 9/11

As a mom who had her cesarean due to footling breech presentation, I’m so excited to see this movie as well as be on the panel afterwards!  If you can join us, please RSVP via the email address below.

I’ll have the following handouts available:

Quick Facts (download the PDF) American Women Speak About VBAC [...]

VBAC supportive OB asked to stop attending VBACs by his hospital

Women of Southern California: We are at risk for losing one of the truly supportive OBs in our area.

If you are a woman who prefers hospital births, your options are about to shrink even more.

On Friday, August 21st, Dr. Stuart Fischbein wrote on his blog http://supportdrfischbein.blogspot.com/:

So, met with the chief of staff, [...]

Breech Homebirth

Another great birth video featuring a breech homebirth from Australia…


Natural/Vaginal Birth of Twins and Triplets Video

This is such a cool video that questions the conventional wisdom about twins. 

It questions that twins are always born via cesarean. 

It questions that twins are always early. 

It questions that women can’t vaginally birth twins if it’s the mom’s first vaginal birth.

It questions that women can’t vaginally birth twins [...]

Twin vaginal birth (double footling breech) video

Update 8/21/10: It’s been brought to my attention that the video I linked to below, which was once public, has been made private.

Wow!  (I start to many birth video posts with that word!)  But, still, wow!

This is an incredible video from Russia showing the vaginal birth of twins and the second child is [...]