The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Committee Opinion No. 679, “Immersion in water during labor and delivery,” was released at the end of October and Barbara Harper, founder and director of Waterbirth International discusses this new update.
On March 20th, 2014, the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Fetus and Newborn and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Committee on Obstetric Practice released a joint clinical report entitled Immersion in Water During Labor and Delivery in the journal Pediatrics.
News, new research and interesting tidbits…Saving Pregnant Women One Device at a Time Of course the blogosphere lit up last week with the release of yet another study about a piece of technology pegged to “save” women from the dangers of childbirth. This new device, a compilation of MRI screening