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Journal Vol. 13, No. 1 — Supporting the Mother - Where are the midwife advocates?

ISSN 0256-5004 (Print)

Supporting the Mother - where are the midwife advocates? Beverley Beech highlights recent cases where women have not received the support they needed from midwives.

Water Birth Mother Accused of Illegal Birth and Child Neglect - Yasmin Sumpter writes about her experience after a planned, unassisted birth.

Mother as Midwife Midwife Ann attended her daughter Heidi's labour and birth - here, both women write about their experience.

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