Advantages of Using a Midwife

Advantages of Using a Midwife

Advantages of Using a Midwife When you discover you are pregnant, one of the first things you might start thinking about is what kind of care you want to receive. Your first prenatal appointment can happen any time from 6-8 weeks, which can come pretty quickly! That...
Tips on Writing a Birth Plan

Tips on Writing a Birth Plan

Tips on Writing a Birth Plan  Chances are that even if you are normally a more ‘go with the flow’ type of person, pregnancy has changed you into a natural planner. With a baby on the way, planning and preparing make all of the lifestyle changes much easier.  You have...
Natural Ways to Manage Labor

Natural Ways to Manage Labor

Natural Ways to Manage Labor At Birthways Family Birth Center, we are advocates for natural childbirth. Natural childbirth is a vaginal birth with little to no intervention or use of traditional pain medications. It is important to keep in mind that there is no “right...
Assembling Your Birth Team

Assembling Your Birth Team

Assembling Your Birth Team Truth is: birth is a big deal, and it takes a lot of hard work. That means that having a supportive team behind you every step of the way is an important part of working toward the birth you dream about. In fact, research shows that...