Sorry, I had something come up in my personal life. Soeren E April 26, at 1: We will need to reduce the scope quite a bit, as a cannot commit to an ambitious essay. A good thesis on my part might be there is a negligible chance of humans creating an artificial general intelligence within the next years.
Heather Hardy I just found this web page…. Over the last couple of days, I stumbled into a debate about mid-wives vs.
But my extended family is currently reeling from the death of my year-old cousin from AFE. Plus, I have a niece who coded after delivery and needed immediate care she is a healthy 8-year-old today.
And I can think of several other people I know who had an unexpected emergency arise related to their delivery. Definetly worth the laugh thanks! L You sound uneducated and desperate.
That would quell the quacking. Forsake Are we ever going to evolved a pelvis that outsize these big-headed babies? Todd Duffield The credibility of the information you present on your blog is diminished by the quack ads claiming: Jenflex I find this very interesting.
Obviously you know this field cold, and you do a great job articulating the rational, scientific issues. And I appreciate the way you explain them. If I were giving birth today instead of 16 years ago, I would think differently about a hospital birth than I did at the time.
I am not alone in feeling intimidated, frightened, and depersonalized in a hospital environment. I am a marketer, so my livelihood is rooted in the reality that, however we may aspire to being rational, human beings are emotional, irrational animals.
It seems to me that if hospitals could feel as safe as they are statistically, that might do more than trying to fight emotion with rationality Madtowngirl I know you posted this forever ago, but I just saw it — hospitals do seem to be recognizing this as a problem.
You can labor in a tub. You can have anyone you want in the room with you. I have other problems with that hospital, but I have to give them credit for trying to make it a less depersonalized, less intimidating environment. Michelle Davidson I have to disagree with basically eveyrthing you say here.
You seem to find skewed data. The US IS one of the lowest in 24 hour infant death rates. Babies heads may get bigger, but that has nothing to do with evolution otherwise pelvises should also grow to compensate- survival of the fittest and all that stupid stuffbut the hormones that women are getting in their diets.
Birth is not a search for a problem, it is a natural process- like nursing, or do you also prefer formula so you can monitor what is in it?
However, nature is imperfect and keeps producing women with small pelvises.07 Mark Lynas from Oxford Farming Conference on Vimeo.. I want to start with some apologies. For the record, here and upfront, I apologise for having spent several years ripping up GM crops.
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