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The Transformation of a Maternity Service St George’s Hospital – SydneyA Transformação de uma Maternidade Hospital St George – Sydney 2

The Transformation of a Maternity Service St George’s Hospital – SydneyA Transformação de uma Maternidade Hospital St George – Sydney

While in Sydney I went to visit the Birth Centre that is part of St George’s Hospital in Sydney. I interviewed one of the midwives, Jane McMurtrie, that is a midwife for 20 years...

Sacred BirthNascimento Sagrado 4

Sacred BirthNascimento Sagrado

Birth, is the expression of the miracle of life. A sacred moment, the baby’s transition to the world! And this moment should not be treated differently. Should be respected and revered. (Being grateful just...

Dutch Midwifery System: Vanguard or Vestige?Sistema Obstétrico Holandês: vanguarda ou vestígio? 3

Dutch Midwifery System: Vanguard or Vestige?Sistema Obstétrico Holandês: vanguarda ou vestígio?

Beatrijs Smulder said “When I completed my training, Professor Kloosterman, who spoke at my graduation ceremony, said that it was “5 minutes to midnight” for midwifery in Holland and that it could go either...

The Basis of the Dutch Midwifery SystemA Base do Sistema Obstétrico Holandês 7

The Basis of the Dutch Midwifery SystemA Base do Sistema Obstétrico Holandês

How did Dutch obstetrical system preserverd home births and midwifery profession when most of the countries went to the other direction? Most of countries midwives ended up to be doctors assistant. Some of these...

Meeting with Michel Odent in LondonEncontro com Michel Odent em Londres 7

Meeting with Michel Odent in LondonEncontro com Michel Odent em Londres

In october 29 we visited Michel Odent at his house, we had a very cozy reception at his London style apartament. Just comming in we could realize that is a thinker house, with a...

A Midwife PrayerOração de Parteira 4

A Midwife PrayerOração de Parteira

It’s time to heal birth So that every baby is born with love and joy So that every mother finds her woman power Trough this challenging yet so magical journey It’s time to wake...