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Midwives & Doctors Tussle Over Home Births, But It’s Pregnant Women Who Are Affected

Nurse-midwives wishing to facilitate home births in North Carolina are dependent on physicians to “supervise” their practice, but when two doctors pulled out from their supervision agreements with eight midwives this summer, it was patients who had to scramble. By Stephanie Soucheray Dozens of pregnant North Carolina women hoping to give birth in their homes […]