'The Business of Being Born': Special Delivery

Isthmus | March 4, 2008
In 1900, 95 percent of the births in this country took place at home. Today, it's less than 1 percent. What happened? Epstein rounds up the experts to explain how what was once considered a blessed event came to be seen as a medical event.


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