By Kayleigh Darling
I am a midwife and the following is a reflection of my personal journey in a decade of midwifery, and growing understanding of the ways in which we can begin to recognise, understand and support frontline staff.
on 18 June 2019
To reduce the risk of adverse birth outcomes, WHO recommends that women wait at least 2 years after a livebirth and at least 6 months after a miscarriage or induced abortion before conceiving again.
on 17 May 2019
Spontaneous preterm birth is a serious and common pregnancy complication associated with hormonal dysregulation, infection, inflammation, immunity, rupture of fetal membranes, stress, bleeding, and uterine distention.
on 24 April 2019
The results of a pilot study which aimed to describe the prevalence and factors related to having access to a known midwife for women referred to counselling due to childbirth fear, have been published.
on 23 April 2019
Emily is a 3rd-year midwifery student from the Anglia Ruskin University. She recently travelled to Dar es Salaam in Tanzania on a three-week midwifery elective placement to see the differences between healthcare in the UK and in the developing ...