After two hospital births, a mother finds herself drawn to a home waterbirth.
Read more…. Benjamin’s Waterbirth
In a smart twist of logic, author Judy Slome Cohain tells us why there’s no need to culture for newborn GBS at 36 weeks. Reason No. 2? Studies have shown that GBS cultures are not reliable for even 24 hours.
Read more…. Newborn Group B Strep Infection: Top 10 Reasons Not to Culture at 36 Weeks
In January 2010, I was asked to help the Teso Safe Motherhood Project in Soroti, Uganda, develop their family planning program. Family planning is important to safe motherhood; it can decrease maternal mortality and morbidity and help people have healthier families.
Read more…. Family Planning and Safe Motherhood