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As midwives continue to shed a charming, but outdated, image, Americans are changing the way they think about childbearing, birth and health care.
Newborn Colin Douglas Stivender and his mother were cared for by
Lynne Salzburg, a licensed midwife at The Birth Center in Gainesville,

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Last revised: 4.20.2000