When she learned she was pregnant, reporter Alexandra Samur celebrated -- only to soon find herself sorting through a broad range of choices in her preparation for pregnancy and motherhood. Which prenatal classes to attend? Should she work with a family doctor, OB/GYN or midwife? What about supplements and exercise? And daycare?
In This Series
What is the price of pregnancy for BC's vulnerable women? Three-part report launches today.
But the five-year battle isn't over yet. First in a series about new mothers on the margins.
Shown to work for women in BC's inner cities, could it expand? Part of a reader-funded series.
And it leaves doctors and midwives scrambling to provide care. What might be done? Last in a series.