Expectant mothers in Canberra will soon have the option of giving birth at home as part of the first publicly-funded trial in the ACT.
Losing my daughter after a highly traumatic hospital birth left me open to anything that might result in a different outcome.
Am I a home birth advocate? No. I am an advocate for women choosing the birth they want.
In Brazil, more women are having caesareans - but one couple hopes to help change that with a new series of photos.
I was on a high. I'd done it all by myself with no help from anyone.
While most people might think home-birthers are just a bunch of hippies, I was not blase about my son's birth. I was informed and prepared for it.
It's not healthy or helpful for expectant mothers.
One of the most talked about and provocative documentaries about childbirth is having its own rebirth.
A growing number of experts are calling for more funding and midwifery support to allow more ACT women to have properly supervised home births.
Hollywood is having a baby boom - and some of our favourite celebrity mums are welcoming their little ones at home.
The recall of hired home-birthing pools after a baby contracted Legionnaires' disease will have some parents-to-be worried, but there are guidelines about how to best - and safely - use a birthing pool.