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What is Shared Maternity Care?

What is Shared Maternity Care?

Shared maternity care means that a woman’s pregnancy care is shared between a hospital and a doctor or local midwife who is affiliated with the hospital.

“I think I’m pregnant. What do I do now?”

“I think I’m pregnant. What do I do now?”

A little known fact – did you know you can see our midwives from the very beginning of your pregnancy?

Hypnobirthing

Hypnobirthing

Have you seen the annual Hindu festival in Kuala Lumpar, Malaysia, where the masses congregate and pay tribute to a greater being by having hooks and skewers placed in various parts of their body?

I Didn’t Expect That

I Didn’t Expect That

Well, that phrase can really sum up not only my pregnancy, but my birth and bringing baby home…

I Almost Missed It

I Almost Missed It

Today I was sitting on the couch feeding my babe, staring at the tv, distracted.

Words of Wisdom from a Six Year Old

Words of Wisdom from a Six Year Old

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Grandparents

Grandparents

That unconditional, overpowering love you feel when you give birth changes your life.

Liz Wilkes is a Managing Director and Midwive of My Midwives