Birth Center Basics
Author: Renee Sicignano, LM, CPM
Many expecting moms have heard the terms “natural childbirth” or “birth center” thrown around but still aren’t sure what that means. We want to define and breakdown what these terms mean and help every expecting mom explore all their options and ask the right questions.
If you’re navigating the waters of your third trimester, you are probably being inundated with information along with tips and tricks for labor, prep, and postpartum. Stop, take a seat, and take a breath.
Why Not Natural Childbirth?
Many people will ask, what does natural childbirth mean and why should I even consider it? Well, we think you should ask a different question: Why NOT consider birthing your baby naturally?
Natural Birth: Benefits for Baby
While the experience of natural birth at the SCV Birth Center is not only comforting and altogether safer for mommy than a hospital birth, there are plenty of benefits that directly affect the baby.
A Sweet Letter From A Sweet Family
"The opportunity and experience of a home birth was incredible to say the least. Thank you for helping make that possible and such an amazing memory for our family."