There is another way to think about prenatal care, centering pregnancy. In this model of care, women meet in groups to discuss their concerns and celebrate together. The women take charge of their prenatal care, performing much of the prenatal assessment themselves. The best part, this model seems to work.
What This Means to You
If this is a new concept for you, take some time to explore the website and become familiar with the basic idea. Can you think of other ways prenatal care might be improved?