Theme: Education (Part 2)
Issue 21 features education and training options: Part 2: choosing a CNM program, and study groups and apprenticeship. In her column Nutrition for Two, Althea Seaver tells women how to avoid common discomforts of pregnancy by taking adequate amounts of vitamin B6, and explains in detail why it works. A birth story about a transverse lie has a lot to teach midwives, and a series of articles reveals the challenges and satisfactions of a rural midwifery practice. A fresh look at childbirth education and the state of midwifery speaks for empowerment of both professions.