Home Birth and Midwives Directory
Rather than giving birth in a hospital, many women wish to have their babies at home. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how safe home births are, the pros and cons, and much more.
How Will You Handle Your Labor Pain?
Many women worry about the pain they’ll feel during childbirth. Learn about the different options you have to handle your labor pain.
Tips to choosing the right heath care provider for your pregnancy and delivery.
Learn more from WebMD about choosing your health care provider for your pregnancy, deciding on where and how you want to give birth, and questions you may want to ask to make the best decisions.
Methods of Childbirth
WebMD explains the various methods of delivering a baby.
Midwives: Certified Nurse-Midwives, Certified Midwives, and More
Midwives are an increasingly popular choice to help oversee pregnancy, labor, and delivery. Learn more from WebMD about the role of a midwife, the benefits of using a midwife, and finding the right one for you.