Rachel Reedindependent midwife, lecturer and birth nerd
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- The Future of Midwifery and Homebirth in Australia?
- Induction: a step by step guide
- Amniotic Fluid Volume: too much, too little, or who knows?
- Induction of Labour: balancing risks
- Pre-labour Rupture of Membranes: impatience and risk
- The Anterior Cervical Lip: how to ruin a perfectly good birth
- Nuchal Cords: the perfect scapegoat
- The Human Microbiome: considerations for pregnancy, birth and early mothering
- In Defence of the Amniotic Sac
- The Curse of Meconium Stained Liquor
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I am visiting the BaBs Sunshine Coast group tomorrow to talk about the tests offered during pregnancy and afterwards to newborns. You can download my antenatal tests summary information if you are interested. The summary will provide you with an overview … Continue reading →