59 mins2014

Microbirth is a 60-minute award-winning documentary investigating the latest scientific research about the microscopic events happening during childbirth. These events could have life-long consequences for the health of our children and potentially could even impact future generations.

The human biome and its diversity is the key to our health and our ability to fight disease. Non-contagious diseases, such as asthma, are increasing at alarming rates. Childbirth may play a significant role for the newborn in starting out with a healthy biome and the best chances for a healthy life.