In case you’ve wondered where I have wandered off to recently, let me cordially invite you to Lamaze International’s Science & Sensibility research blog site–which I am now managing. I am thrilled, humbled and excited to be steering my writing and childbirth education work toward an actively (and internationally) accessed social media site where I gain the honored opportunity to interact with brilliant writers, researchers, maternity care clinicians and professionals and normal birth advocates. Please drop on by, sign up for an RSS feed from Science & Sensibility and, most importantly, join the conversation! (And invite your friends and colleagues to do the same!)
Tag Archives: Science & Sensibility
Check out this interesting debate, spear-headed by Henci Goer on Lamaze International’s blog, Science & Sensibility, over what constitutes “normal” in terms of labor length. Gone are the days when every first time mom ought to be held to the expectation that her baby should be delivered in 12-14 hours following the onset of labor. But still, plenty of folks are holding women to that standard. Read up on the debate (and my response) here.