Health in Brazil expands structure implanting Birth Centers

News from Ministry of Health! I encourage all municipalities to join efforts to implement Birth Centers (CPNs) in Brazil, ensuring a humanized and secure assistance during childbirth to all women!! “STORK NETWORK Expectation is to Promote the reform and expansion of Birth Centers 280 until 2014. With these drives pregnant women will gain qualified, safe and […]

Episode Reflection

Now back to Brazil, let’s meet humanized childbirth movement here. We will visit some institutions, talk to professionals and women, that more and more seek information and alternatives for childbirth in Brazil. http://ow.ly/lC78j Sunday, June 02 at 11:30pm on GNT You can watch online in the link You have to presss the full screen mode.

Gentle Birth March

Published Agust 3rd Publicado no dia 3 de agosto no Blog da Gisele , escrito por Mayra Calvette Gentle Birth: This is the way! Birth is often seen as a complex medical procedure, in which woman and baby are often subject to routines and procedures imposed by the hospital, which are often unnecessary and harmful. […]

The Midwife as Status Symbol

Article published at NY Times “BESIDES being impossibly gorgeous mothers, what else do Christy Turlington, Karolina Kurkova and Gisele Bündchen have in common? Each could probably afford to buy her own private wing at a hospital, but instead of going to a top-notch obstetrician, all chose a midwife to deliver their babies. “When I met […]