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Slavery

As the book of Genesis ended, Joseph died at the age of 110. He was embalmed and placed in a coffin in Egypt. The children of Israel promised to take his bones back to the promised land when they went back. 469 more words

Egypt

‘15 is not enough': March draws attention to scarcity of midwives in Sask.

Accessibility for all — that was the message participants at Saturday’s March for Midwives hoped to send to the Saskatchewan government.

The march was organized to draw attention to the scarcity of… 426 more words

Health

'Bump, Baby and Beyond’ – Creative Ways of Designing Antenatal Preparation Sessions in Collaboration with Women

This report published by the Foundation of Nursing Studies describes a project that aimed to set up weekly antenatal information and support group in a Children’s Centre to increase potential for secure attachments between mother and infant, increase confidence, encourage peer support and inform and empower mothers. 11 more words

RCM - "The gathering storm: England’s midwifery workforce challenges"

An Royal College of Midwives press release discusses a new report on the threats faced by maternity services.

The report ‘The gathering storm: England’s midwifery workforce challenges… 129 more words

Midwife-in-training pushing for licensing bill in Illinois

ROCK ISLAND, Illinois – A new bill in Illinois could make home births a lot safer.

Sarah Moore gave birth to her third child Lydia right in the middle of her living room. 325 more words

News

Midwife from Auschwitz: The woman who saved hundreds of newborns

She ran to the laboring mother with a prayer to Mary on her lips, often wearing only one slipper. This is the story of Stanisława Leszczyńska. 1,112 more words

Lifestyle

Safer sleep week

So this week 13-19th March 2017 is Safer sleep week run by The Lullaby Trust. The aim is to raise awareness among new and expectant parents of safe sleep practices that can reduce the chance of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). 317 more words