After your baby is born

Is a home birth safe?

Here we look at research surrounding home birth (specifically the Birthplace Study 2011) including information about safety, benefits and risks for women and their babies.

Dealing with complications at a home birth

When it comes to home birth, the concerns over the risk of a medical emergency can put some people off. Here are the facts about home birth when complications arise.

Siblings at a home birth - caring for older children

Preparing older siblings for a home birth and considering the practicalities is important. This article covers the care of other children at a home birth