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EACH Woman Act Introduced

Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA) and Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) have introduced the EACH Woman Act, with Pro-Choice Caucus Co-Chairs Congresswoman Diana DeGette (D-CO) and Louise Slaughter (D-NY) and 100 other

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ANCM Launches BirthTOOLS

The ACNM recently launched BirthTOOLS (Tools for Optimizing the Outcomes of Labor Safely), a new collection of resources for supporting and promoting physiologic birth. Check it out!  

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New NICE Guidelines Now Available

The UK’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence has released new guidelines for intrapartum care.  These new guidelines are very supportive of midwife-led care across many settings and encourage

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Birth Center Bill Passed!

Exciting news– the Birth Center Bill has passed in both the Senate and the Assembly!  The bill now needs to be signed by the Governor.  Learn more about the Bill

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Home Birth in a Risk Society

February 4, 2014: “Home Birth in a Risk Society,” Science & Sensibility, by Barbara Katz Rothman, PhD Today, I am delighted to share with you an essay on risk written

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