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Point of Inquiry is the Center for Inquiry's flagship podcast, where the brightest minds of our time sound off on all the things you're not supposed to talk about at the dinner table: science, religion, and politics. Guests have included Brian Greene, Susan Jacoby, Richard Dawkins, Ann Druyan, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Eugenie Scott, Adam Savage, Bill Nye, and Francis Collins. Point of Inquiry is produced at the Center for Inquiry in Amherst, N.Y.
February 17th, 2014
Episode 406 of 570 episodes
This week,Point of Inquirylooks into midwives, home births, and what they mean for a safe delivery for child and mother. Our guest is skeptic, obstetrician, gynecologist, and author ofHow Your Baby is Born,Dr. Amy Tuteur. Dr. Tuteur, a graduate of Harvard and the Boston University School of Medicine, and former clinicalinstructorat Harvard Medical School, joins us to talk about some of the misinformationand unscientific theories being peddled to expectant mothers, and the harm that can come from them.Dr. Tuteur's blog isThe Skeptical OB.