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#1 of 3 Old 11-14-2012, 07:48 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Here is the article link for the ACOG home birth position paper published online today;

http://www.ajog.org/article/S0002-9378(12)01074-5/fulltext

 

As one physician commented, this isn't about science, it's about scare tactics and they completed ignored the Canadian studies.

 

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Yuck. Horrible, evident bias. Women have a right to choose where they birth. I am so frustrated with so-called expert organizations publishing anti homebirth propaganda and calling it fact. :banghead

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ACOG just doesn't want to lose business.


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