29 Mar '12, 11am
January Jones and the Placenta Saga Continues
Of course, if you birth at a hospital, it may be tough to be able to get a hold of your own placenta…many hospitals don’t release them. There is even a petition to get the NYU Medical Center to release healthy placentas to those who request them. Currently, “women who give birth at NYU Langone Medical Center and wish to keep their placentas have been forced to track down a licensed funeral director to rescue the fruit of their labor from the hospital morgue.” That’s a new one.