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Since anything that interferes with a mother's ability to respond to her baby's needs can interfere with attachment, the birth environment can dramatically help or hinder attachment. Because of the security of being at home, having more control over the birth process, etc., many mothers feel that homebirth helps them bond with their babies.

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Throwing the baby back into the bathwater - More careful meta-analysis would have demonstrated home birth safety - BMJ - - Science can be a double-edged sword depending on who wields it.

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Home birth Information Center - - Angela Horn's site provides information about home birth, for parents who think that it might be the right choice for them, and for health professionals looking for facts and ideas.

More Birth Stories - - Read many personal accounts of birthing experiences (at home and elsewhere), contribute your own.

The Homebirth Choice - - by Jill Cohen and Marti Dorsey. A well-balanced article that covers history, safety, finding a midwife, labor, complications, the birth, and where to find out more. (30k)

Throwing the baby back into the bathwater - More careful meta-analysis would have demonstrated home birth safety - BMJ - - Science can be a double-edged sword depending on who wields it.

 

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