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Moments of truth are personal. They happen in different ways for everyone, and for different reasons. Have you ever wondered about the way other people approach their health and their care? Below, check out stories from real people like you about their experiences with the US health care system and with midwifery care. You can also share your own here.

Wonderful Birth experience

I switched to a midwife group from a regular OB/GYN Dr's office after feeling like I was "asking too many questions and taking up the Doctor's time." A colleague suggested I try a midwife. I was very impressed in the time they took to answer any questions I had. I never felt rushed. When I became pregnant, a year later I was glad I made the switch. They were very thorough at every prenatal visit. When it came time to deliver my baby the midwife stayed by my side through out the labor, walking me through the process so i knew what to expect. I felt I had the most natural birth experience, with limited pain and no medication!!

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