Will leaving against medical advice really leave you stuck with the bill for your visit? The answer is, “Probably not.”
Join us for a discussion on informed consent around a very common, but not risk-free, childbirth procedure: the vaginal exam.
How are we supposed to exercise “consent” in the birth room when we don’t recognize what consent is outside of it–and how power dynamics complicate it?
Spanish lawyers have filed claims against the state related to the violations of their clients’ human rights in childbirth–with themes of abuse in birth common around the globe.
No one should have to choose between their baby and their provider.
“I interrupted and said ‘she said stop, take your hand out of her vagina right now, she said stop!’”