Biographie de l'auteur
Alice Gilgoff, a New York State-licensed midwife, has written widely on maternal and child health for more than 25 years. She has also worked as a labor room nurse, childbirth educator and doula. A native New Yorker, Ms. Gilgoff birthed five children, two in the hospital and three at home. Her M.S. in midwifery is from Columbia University.