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What happens when you’re in labor but your clinic is full?

It’s an increasing worry many expecting parents are facing in large metropolitan areas across Germany – especially in Munich. Will I be able to give birth at the clinic I registered at? The answer – most likely so! Given the current situation, however, visiting – and possibly even registering at – more than one clinic or hospital in the Munich area may indeed be worth considering […]

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I didn’t know I could refuse! Birth as routine – the German way.

7 Tips to reframe the conversation around birth and assert your right to choice One of the most significant challenges expat couples encounter in the Munich Kreißsäle (delivery wards) is the culturally distinct and very direct, authoritative style of communication practiced by a number of physicians and midwives […]