What is a Birth Center?
Are you looking for more options when it comes to delivering your baby? Birth centers can provide a great experience for women who want an unmedicated birth and are considered low-risk in their pregnancy. What else does a birth center birth entail? Keep reading to find out!
Why Choose a Birth Center?
Are you thinking about using a birth center but still on the fence about it? Many women who have used a birth center have reported having a more positive experience overall and feeling a sense of pride or empowerment after giving birth. Continue reading to see why women are switching back to the midwifery model of care.
Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month
Pregnancy and infant loss still has so much stigma around them making it hard for women's stories to be talked about openly. By raising awareness to these issues, we hope to provide women with a safe place where they can express themselves and feel heard.
Reasons Why Some Women are Quitting Hormonal Birth Control
Many women are opting out of using hormonal birth control while others are switching out their high hormone pills for a low hormone, or no hormone, IUD. Why exactly are so many women changing their minds about hormonal birth control?
Key Nutrition During Pregnancy
We all know that eating nutritious food is essential for a healthy pregnancy, but knowing what nutrients we need and where to get them can be a bit more challenging. Read along for what nutrients you should incorporate into your daily diet and where to find them.
Gestational diabetes occurs in about 2-9% of pregnancies. Certain risk factors may increase your risk of gestational diabetes such as a family history of diabetes, having prediabetes, or PCOS.
How to Reduce Risk of Tearing
Are you terrified of tearing while giving birth? While not all tears are preventable, you may be able to avoid getting a severe tear using these methods.
Which Birth Control is Right For Me?
Wondering which birth control option is right for you? Birth control is a very personal decision and can be included in your Postpartum Planning. Let’s take a look at what options are available.
Heidi's Birth Story
Heidi was in her fourth pregnancy when she found My Family Birth Center and began her prenatal care. She had heard about birth centers from friends who had used them before and she wanted more from her birth than what the hospital could provide.
My Family Birth Center Cost
With the rising cost of necessities, you may be looking for other ways to save money. At My Family Birth Center, you can have a customizable birth while spending less.