Homebirth: A Practical Guide is the ideal resource for those considering or planning for a birth at home. It combines practical information, personal stories and research, making it essential reading for couples considering this birth option.
- Why women want their babies at home
- Deciding to have your baby at home
- Obtaining a home birth
- The high-risk pregnancy
- Complications of pregnancy
- The birth
- Problems in labour
- Problems after birth
Nicky Wesson has been involved in homebirth and advocacy for more than 20 years, is a childbirth educator and medical herbalist, and the author of six books.