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Birth Around The World – Episode III – RevolutionParto Pelo Mundo –  3º Episódio: Revolução 0

Birth Around The World – Episode III – RevolutionParto Pelo Mundo – 3º Episódio: Revolução

Revolution, our third episode will be on tv next sunday, May 19 11:30pm (brazilian time) at GNT. We have special interviews with the doctor and researcher Michel Odent, Ina May, Janet Balaskasand and Robin...

Birth Around the World Series premiere May 5th Série Parto Pelo Mundo estréia dia 5 de maio no GNT 12

Birth Around the World Series premiere May 5th Série Parto Pelo Mundo estréia dia 5 de maio no GNT

It’s with great joy and excitement that we announce the premiere of Birth Around the World Series – “Parto pelo Mundo” on May 5th at 11pm on GNT!a local TV channel from Brazil!! Produced...

The tipping point and the Midwifery Renaissance in New ZealandO ponto da virada e o Renascimento da Parteria na Nova Zelândia 0

The tipping point and the Midwifery Renaissance in New ZealandO ponto da virada e o Renascimento da Parteria na Nova Zelândia

I had the opportunity to visit the New Zealand College of Midwives, where I did an interview with Karen Gilliland (Chief Executive Officer of the NZ College of Midwives) and Norma Campbell (Midwifery Advisor)...

Historical context of childbirth in New ZealandContexto histórico do Parto na Nova Zelândia 0

Historical context of childbirth in New ZealandContexto histórico do Parto na Nova Zelândia

By Larissa Grandi and Mayra Calvette The historical context that led to the medicalization of childbirth in New Zealand is similar to most Westernized countries. For centuries, woman gave birth attended by an autonomous...

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...

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...