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Ricki Lake the Business of Being Born

Birth in Brazil

Ricki Lake | Posted 05.07.2012 | Impact
Ricki Lake

The cultural fear is so intense that many Brazilian women are terrified of experiencing even the slightest contraction and believe that a vaginal birth will damage their bodies irreparably. Secondly, the physicians and pediatricians do not practice in groups and must be on call for their private patients 24/7.

Special Deliveries: Celebrity Moms Share Birth Stories

Ricki Lake | Posted 05.05.2012 | Impact
Ricki Lake

The media seems to focus exclusively on celebrity mothers' post partum exercise routines or nursery décor! Personally, I am not so interested in how fast so-and-so got back into shape after baby -- but I am REALLY interested in hearing about other women's births.

Ricki Lake In Dispute With Physicians Group Over Birthing Documentary

AP | ERIN CARLSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — Ricki Lake is firing back at physicians groups that have singled her out for bringing attention to at-home childbirth. The 39-year-o...

Ricki Lake And The Birthing Biz

Heather Cabot | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Heather Cabot

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