Pregnancy and birthing a new baby are a huge event always. Naturally, the build-up to childbirth – where will it happen, who’ll be the doctor or midwife, how much money is needed – is intensive. Though ‘where’ seems like a no-brainer – the hospital, of course! – the fact is there are other valid choices: hospital, at home, birth center, etc.
So, how do you decide what’s best for mother and baby? This infographic highlights information on alternate birthing locations, comparative costs and, most critically, the high-risk and complication factors to consider while making the choice.
Birth Settings in the US:
Infographic by – Lemonly