Take Birth Back

The colonizing countries dominated birth with destructive medicalization at a time when Western powers were decimating cultures. Medicalization rode on the wave of imperialism. This force is still going today and is an effective tool used against normal, instinctive birth.

Out of the Pot, Into the Fire

You don’t control, coach or manage a physiological process. What really is the midwifery model of care? Is it what midwives really practice?

A Natural Alternative to Suturing

While on an Indian reservation, I had studied with a shaman and observed the use of seaweed to heal burns and deep lacerations…