Synopses & Reviews
In this intimate perspective on birth, renowned author and photographer Suzanne Arms conveys the inherent wisdom in this natural process, through her eloquent words and pictures.
"This book is a treasure! Suzanne Arms tells the truth about modern childbirth and mother-baby careand she does it with great clarity and compassion." Christiane Northrup, MD Obstetrician
"People often say, What got you into midwifery? My nephew was born by cesareanand I knew it was an unnecessary cesarean because I was just starting work as a labor and delivery nurse at that hospital. I remember complaining to one of the nurses who was training me about that birth and she handed me a book called Immaculate Deception. That was 1987. Reading that book started it all." Karen Maschue, LPN 17 year hospital obstetric and newborn nurse
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-276) and index.
About the Author
SUZANNE ARMS has been a pioneer in the breastfeeding movement since 1970. Suzanne has received the prestigious Lamaze International Lifetime Achievement Award for her outstanding contributions to the world of birth. She lives in Durango, Colorado.