How would you feel about having a male midwife assist your baby's birth? For a growing number of mums, the idea is a reality - and the experts all agree that it's something that should be encouraged.
With proper medical attention, water birth is a legitimate and safe way for women to give birth and can help manage pain in labour.
Planned homebirths are safe for low-risk pregnancies, according to a new study.
The presence of a romantic partner during childbirth can significantly reduce childbirth pain.
This squeamish dad-to-be isn't keen on being in the delivery room, but how should he broach the topic with his wife?
C-sections are inspiring a new industry of party planners, makeup artists and caterers, focused on wedding-like spectacles, produced for an audience.
What should parents use instead?
No matter how far you stray from your birth plan, if you are blessed enough to have a healthy baby at the end of it all, try make that your focus.
OPINION: I've given birth both ways - and any woman who opts for a C-section is crazy.
The argument over the safety of home births is nothing new.
Reports suggest the newest royal will enter the world with the help of hypnobirthing, but what exactly does that mean?
There is a fine line between necessary medical interventions to ensure the safety of both woman and her baby, and decisions made that violate a woman’s rights.
The baby was born at 38 weeks and may have broken the state's birth weight records.