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Bahaya Kelahiran Pramatang - Lahir Sebelum Masa

Beban Gobal Kelahiran Pramatang

Tahukah anda bahawa…

  •      15 juta bayi yang dilahirkan terlalu awal setiap tahun
  •      Lebih daripada 1 dalam 10 bayi yang dilahirkan pramatang, yang memberi kesan kepada keluarga di seluruh dunia.
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Dr Sharifah's Clinic

blessing the blessed

I have been reading the book Monique and the Mango Rains by Kris Holloway, and although I am only a few chapters into it, I am already moved by the harsh realities of this culture so removed from my own. 999 more words

Daily Life

The Spiritual Midwife

ONTOLOGICAL MIDWIFERY

Being and doing can be difficult things to reconcile in daily midwifery practice (Walsh, 2006); but how we ‘are’ and our basic attitude to others are the front-line markers by which our relationships will be characterized and the quality of our care judged.   600 more words

Association Of Radical Midwives

Information vs Advice: A Guide to Self Advocacy


From the moment you discover you are pregnant you are surrounding by a litany of ‘experts’ all encouraging you in different directions.

Where will you give birth?

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Articles

Why is maternity care like this??: Insight on what's really driving the practice

This is a wonderful excerpt from ourbodiesourselves.org discussing maternity care issues, really puts the players out there. 

Why are some medical interventions still being overused in the United States today, despite the evidence against them? 995 more words

{ Your Bump }

Mother died due to blunders in maternity care

Rosida Etwaree loved being a mother, so when she became pregnant again in late 2009 — this time with twins — she was excited and looking forward to holding her new babies for the first time. 742 more words

News

Birth control: to what extent do women report being informed and involved in decisions about pregnancy and birth procedures?

Citation: Rachel Thompson and Yvette D Miller. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2014, 14:62 doi:10.1186/1471-2393-14-62

Background

Health policy, guidelines, and standards advocate giving patients comprehensive information and facilitating their involvement in health-related decision-making. 239 more words

Opinions/Papers