Tag: midwife

Birth in the “Roof of the World”O nascer no “Teto do Mundo” 0

Birth in the “Roof of the World”O nascer no “Teto do Mundo”

Published at Gisele’s Blog By Mayra Calvette After a wonderful flight by the Himalayan Mountains, passing by Mount Everest, we reach the “roof of the world”, Tibet. The wind was cold and biting! But...

Home Birth MarchMarcha do Parto em Casa 0

Home Birth MarchMarcha do Parto em Casa

First published at Gisele’s Blog, written by Mayra Calvette June was historic for the Humanization of Childbirth in Brazil. One of the most popular TV program from Brazil, Fantástico, had a report about home...

The Midwife as Status SymbolA Parteira como símbolo de Status 0

The Midwife as Status SymbolA Parteira como símbolo de Status

Article published at NY Times “BESIDES being impossibly gorgeous mothers, what else do Christy Turlington, Karolina Kurkova and Gisele Bündchen have in common? Each could probably afford to buy her own private wing at...

HOME BIRTH MARCH – BRAZILMARCHA DO PARTO EM CASA 0

HOME BIRTH MARCH – BRAZILMARCHA DO PARTO EM CASA

Nos dias 16 e 17 de junho, mulheres ocuparão as ruas de várias cidades brasileiras em defesa dos seus direitos sexuais e reprodutivos, entre eles a escolha pelo local de parto. No último domingo,...

ABAIXO ASSINADO PELO DIREITO DE ESCOLHA DO LOCAL DO PARTO E LIBERDADE DE EXPRESSÃO 1

ABAIXO ASSINADO PELO DIREITO DE ESCOLHA DO LOCAL DO PARTO E LIBERDADE DE EXPRESSÃO

ABAIXO ASSINADO Nós, médicos humanistas, enfermeiras-obstetras e obstetrizes, todos os profissionais, entidades civis, movimentos sociais e usuárias envolvidos com a Humanização da Assistência ao Parto e Nascimento no Brasil, vimos através desta presente Carta...

Learning about Birth in SingaporeAprendendo sobre o Parto em Cingapura 0

Learning about Birth in SingaporeAprendendo sobre o Parto em Cingapura

Singapore has one of the best maternal and newborn mortality rates in the world. I was very interested to understand why they have such good mortality rates. I also researched about natural birth. And...

Singapore: The Asian NYCingapura: A Nova Iorque Asiática 1

Singapore: The Asian NYCingapura: A Nova Iorque Asiática

After Bali we passed by Singapore. It was a quick visit, therefore intense. Singapore is located in South of Malaysia. It was founded as a British trading colony in 1819 and became independent in...

Umbilical cord clamping: why to hurry?Corte precoce do Cordão Umbilical: para que a pressa? 9

Umbilical cord clamping: why to hurry?Corte precoce do Cordão Umbilical: para que a pressa?

By Mayra First published at Gisele’s Blog The immediate cut of the umbilical cord is a usual routine all over the world. As if something would happen if the baby was not immediately separated...

Bali – Living and Learning!Bali – Vivendo e Aprendendo! 1

Bali – Living and Learning!Bali – Vivendo e Aprendendo!

Bali is one of the Islands of Indonesia. It is known as the Island of Temples, Island of Peace Island of the Gods, Island of Hinduism, Island of Love. You can see the rich...

Bumi Sehat Bali: For a Healthy Mother EarthBumi Sehat, Bali: Por uma Mãe Terra Saudável 0

Bumi Sehat Bali: For a Healthy Mother EarthBumi Sehat, Bali: Por uma Mãe Terra Saudável

By Mayra First published at Gisele bundchen’s Blog: http://blog.giselebundchen.com.br/en/sentido/bumi-sehat-bali-por-uma-mae-terra-saudavel/ The Balinese culture is delightful. So much details, spirituality, traditions are seen in every direction you look! Bali is known as the City of Temples...