011: Childbirth

Childbirth (with Tina Cassidy)

Why do we keep early pregnancy a secret? How long have we been giving birth in hospitals? And why is childbirth so painful? Today's guest is Tina Cassidy, author of the book "Birth: The Surprising History of How We Are Born."   Click here to see citations for this episode!

Why do we keep early pregnancy a secret? How long have we been giving birth in hospitals? And why is childbirth so painful?

Today's guest is Tina Cassidy, author of the book “Birth: The Surprising History of How We Are Born.”

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