Posts in Natural Childbirth
Vaginal Birth in the Operating Room- WHAT?!?!

That's right! Why and how would someone have a vaginal birth in the OR? Have you ever heard of such a thing?????

I met Michelle and Johnathan on one of my weekly tours of Our Birthing Center on Friday, March 16, 2018.  An expecting couple getting ready to welcome their second baby into this world, excited for the new birthing option in New Jersey. I showed them the three birthing suites and they beamed with excitement!  We got to talking about birth stories and they shared with me their first birthing experience.  Ever since then I haven’t been able to get it out of my head. I asked if I could interview Michelle and retell her story.  I felt others could learn from it and find the strength to advocate for themselves when it counted most.

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The Only Freestanding Birth Center in New Jersey Is Officially Open!

Our Birthing Center combined the comforts and privacy of a home-birth with the safety and security of a hospital birth. Our Birthing Center empowers women to create the birth experience they desire in a safe and warm environment. Our Birthing Center will deliver care in a home-like setting where trained practitioners will provide family-centered care to healthy pregnant women.

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