Category Archives: postnatal care

choose your midwife, choose your birth

Come join us in protest. An end to legal independent midwifery practice is an end to freedom and choice for women. Don’t accept this loss. We are planning a demonstration in London on Monday 25th March at 11am https://www.facebook.com/pages/Choose-your-Midwife-Choose-your-Birth/223503274456877?ref=ts&fref=ts   … Continue reading

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womens and midwives rights in childbirth

Women, partners, babies, children, midwives? These are all important people right? So, why are all of them having their fundamental human rights taken from them in Britain in  2012/2013? It hardly seems believable that in Britain, a country who has … Continue reading

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Recommended reading for parents to be and parents

I have often be asked about books to read to prepare for parenthood.  As many of you who know me know I am not an advocate of books that tell you what to do and how to parent.  How can … Continue reading

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Mother the Mothers.

As a midwife you would expect that the most questions I get asked are about pregnancy and the birth.  Of course it is true that couples do ask about these things but when I run my Beautiful Births antenatal classes … Continue reading

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