Monthly Archives: September 2016

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Breech doesn’t have to mean Cesarean.

Here is some amazing information including pictures and videos of vaginal breech births. It can be done! Sadly residents are not learning how to support vaginal breech births, so they in turn do not practice it in their practice. Its nice to know the art is still being practiced and passed on. http://www.homebirth.net.au/category/birth/breech-birth http://www.homebirth.net.au/2010/01/frank-breech-video.html

By | September 2nd, 2016|Cesarean.|0 Comments

MidwifeThinking

When I was a bright-eyed and bushy-tailed student midwife I was awarded with a certificate and a box of chocolates. My achievement was collecting the most cord blood in the hospital. At that time the Local Health District was trialing a cord blood bank. The collected stem cells were to be used for treating leukemia [...]

By | September 2nd, 2016|Cord Blood, Midwife, Placenta, Uncategorized|0 Comments