Posts tagged “Choices in Childbirth”
March 6, 2011March 6, 2011, WORD Bookstore, Birthday Presence, and Choices in Childbirth are cosponsoring an event for Ina May Gaskin. Gaskin's new book, Birth Matters: How What We Don’t Know About Nature, Bodies, and Surgery Can Hurt Us. Ina May Gaskin has gained international notoriety for promoting natural birth. She is a much-beloved leader of a movement that seeks to stop the hyper-medicalization of birth—which has lead to nearly a third of hospital births in America to be cesarean sections—and renew confidence in a woman’s natural ability to birth. Location: to be announced. For more information go to www.wordbrooklyn.com.