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The United States Spends a Shit Ton on Pregnancy and Childbirth. And, We Are Still Losing.

  The United States is a developed country that has a significantly high maternal mortality rate with no indications that it will lower in the next 5 years.That is unless someone in the driver seats make a hard left to go down the opposite path that we are on.   …

Upcoming Events: BIRTHFIT Around the Nation

APRIL 2015 (CLICK ON THE CITIES FOR THE LINKS)  Venice, CA The BIRTHFIT Postpartum Series: Tuesday and Thursday at 10am   Raleigh, NC The BIRTHFIT Postpartum Series: Tuesday and Thursday at 1:30pm   West Salem, WI The BIRTHFIT Postpartum Series: Monday and Thursday 6pm   MAY 2015   Ventura County, …

An Unnecessary Cut? [VIDEO]

I came across this short (15 minute) documentary yesterday. It is full of alarming facts, most of which I already knew, but to hear them again, out loud, is astonishing. The facts below are all stated in this documentary plus more: The most common operating-room procedure in the United States is …