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#1 of 2 Old 02-04-2002, 05:39 PM - Thread Starter
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My Name is Kris I am new here I am a Full time work at home mom of 3 with another on the way

This time I would like to give birth at home but I have no idea: where to even start looking or what I need to do

All the other children were born in the hospital .... I had a midwife with the 1st 2 with the 3rd child I had a regular OB and I would love to be able to have this one at home any one that can help me I would greatly appricate it

I live in Pa so anyone that knows do I need a midwife a doula or what see i told ya I am totally clueless

you can email me at if you would like

I appricate all your help in advance

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Usually you need a midwife in order to do a home birth, some doctors will do it, but not many. Check out this site and do a search in your area to find some midwives:

Also if you get in touch with a Bradley childbirth educator, they probably will know names of people in your area that do homebirths. Their web site is:

Good luck with your search!
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