alternative birthing center

alternative birthing center

Obstetrics An obstetrics unit or facility that provides a pleasant, 'friendly' atmosphere for ♀ who are expected to have an uncomplicated vaginal delivery. See Alternative obstetrics, Doula, Lamaze, Midwife, Natural childbirth, Natural family planning.
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Gary London set out 25 years ago to create an alternative birthing center at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital.
An Alternative Birthing Center would be another choice all women would have.
In addition to the standard obstetrical services and peri- and post-natal care, Women & Infants gives patients the option of delivering in their Alternative Birthing Center, where 224 babies were born in the fiscal year 2000.

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