Natural Birth: Benefits for Baby

Posted: 6/2/2016

Author: Renee Sicignano, LM, CPM

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.

An Immeasurable Smile- A Dad's Story of Natural Birth

Posted: 6/9/2016

Author: Alex Santana

We welcome Alex Santana as our guest blogger this week. Walk with him through his journey of supporting his wife through her natural birth at the SCV Birth Center. Grab your tissues and enjoy. 

Midwives and Doulas and OBGYNs – oh my!

Posted: 6/16/2016

Author: Angie Morgenstern

Let’s take a look at your birth care provider options, and discuss the differences between them, so you can decide which childbirth option best meets your needs. 

Beat The Heat

Posted: 6/23/2016

Author: Renee Sicignano, LM, CPM

Summer has arrived, and with its arrival comes 110º plus weather and direct sun that feels even hotter. Pregnancy will naturally make your body temperature a little higher than normal, so this heat may become unbearable.

My Birth Plan

Posted: 6/30/2016

Author: Renee Sicignano, LM, CPM

A well-organized birth plan can benefit both you and your birthing team for quick reference. The licensed midwives at the birth center can help you create your personalized birth plan.