Increasing trends in hospital based natural childbirth

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Natural childbirth is getting a lot of attention lately- but is it right for you?

We get some advice in this week's Neighborhood Health Watch.

In Henrico, Courtney Legum - Wenk is laying out the options for her expectant moms.

She encourages patient's to ask their providers what they can offer, and what are the policies of their hospitals.

She tells us that many myths exist which are not true regarding the hospital experience.

Patients should be open and honest with their providers about individual expectations and goals about their childbirth experience.

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