Birthing Hips, Shoe Size and Other Body Shapes and Lies

Women of all different shapes and skin tones with hands on their hips

The idea that some people have “birthing hips” or “childbearing hips” is one that is pervasive in our culture. There are songs about it, memes about it, and many, many badly written novels describe women’s bodies in terms of their perceived ability to give birth. The truth is, you can’t tell a darn thing about […]