Time Magazine publishes an article on home birth in the wake of the AMA’s anti-home birth resolution (Resolution 205).
Giving Birth at Home
Reid had her first baby in a hospital but plans to have her second—due in late August—at home. “Interventions that neither the mother nor father wish to occur are more likely when surrounded by people who view pregnancy as an illness or labor as inherently dangerous,” she says. “I consider birth sacred and a joy, and I intend to birth my baby in a way that reflects that.”