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birthing

Your baby’s water world

Amniotic fluid is a dynamic liquid—it does a lot more than make for a cozy womb.

Patient Story

A Mayan connection

A new mom finds comfort when her nurse reveals they both speak a rare indigenous Mayan language.

Lights and Love Tree honors, memorializes loved ones

Proceeds support Ludington Hospital’s plans to build a new birthing center

Trying to prevent back labor?

Here's what you need to know about turning your baby—and potentially birth experience—around.

An Amish home birth

During a recent snow and ice storm, I awoke from a deep sleep to hear my cell phone ring. As a midwife, the phone is essential when you are involved in home birth and every night it’s less than eight inches from where I sleep. An extra charger is also necessary in case you are […]