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- birth stories
- Healing the Wound
A woman whose previous birth was by caesarean may have another wound - a memory, imprinted in her body and mind...
- BYO Midwife
Hospital visiting access for independent midwives.
- Choice, Control & Continuity
Every woman needs midwifery care at the time of giving birth. The choices you make about the type of maternity care you will receive are very important.
- Baby Friendly Problems
Baby-friendly is also mother-friendly
- The Nesting Instinct (First published Birth Matters Vol 8.2 2004)
nesting ceases abruptly when she surrenders to the immense power of her birthing work. .. She demands quietness, stillness, and focuses intensely on her work.
- Two mothers
What great mysteries we have witnessed! A child has been born. Events too momentous for description.