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What do you want on the Well Mother Blog?

Hello to everyone. I am posting the first Well Mother Blog to get the discussion going and find out what you would like to talk about on the Blog. The idea is that it is like an interactive newsletter. For

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What do you want on the Well Mother Blog?

Hello to everyone. I am posting the first Well Mother Blog to get the discussion going and find out what you would like to talk about on the Blog. The idea is that it is like an interactive newsletter. For

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Birth as a journey: why understanding pregnancy and birth is useful for work with all clients

  This is another article  which I wrote originally for the Shiatsu Society Journal in 2009 which I would like to share with you. However if you are a massage therapist, or other bodyworker, you can substitute “shiatsu” with “massage”

Birth as a journey: why understanding pregnancy and birth is useful for work with all clients

  This is another article  which I wrote originally for the Shiatsu Society Journal in 2009 which I would like to share with you. However if you are a massage therapist, or other bodyworker, you can substitute “shiatsu” with “massage”

Shiatsu and Massage in Pregnancy and Childbirth

I am currently working on completely redoing my website, so have been going back through the articles on my Resources page  and thought it was a shame that they are not easily available. I wrote this article orginally back in

Shiatsu and Massage in Pregnancy and Childbirth

I am currently working on completely redoing my website, so have been going back through the articles on my Resources page  and thought it was a shame that they are not easily available. I wrote this article orginally back in

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Pregnancy massage and shiatsu

You might like to listen to my interview with Busy Hive, about how I got into doing pregnancy work and how I have developed my work over the years. Enjoy! http://busyhive.co.uk/bhp006-interview-suzanne-yates-pregnancy-massage/ I came to visit Suzanne and what we are

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Pregnancy massage and shiatsu

You might like to listen to my interview with Busy Hive, about how I got into doing pregnancy work and how I have developed my work over the years. Enjoy! http://busyhive.co.uk/bhp006-interview-suzanne-yates-pregnancy-massage/ I came to visit Suzanne and what we are

Supporting the Albany model of midwifery care

I wrote recently in this Blog about why it is important to support independent midwives in the UK, however in the UK we had from 1997 to 2009 a wonderful model of midwifery support for women in London on the

Supporting the Albany model of midwifery care

I wrote recently in this Blog about why it is important to support independent midwives in the UK, however in the UK we had from 1997 to 2009 a wonderful model of midwifery support for women in London on the

The Extraordinary Vessels and Continuum

  I am happy to present a lovely perspective on the Extraordinary Vessels, written by one of the first Well Mother teachers, Sally Ibbotson. You can contact Sally via her website. Working with the Extraordinary Vessels is a core part

The Extraordinary Vessels and Continuum

  I am happy to present a lovely perspective on the Extraordinary Vessels, written by one of the first Well Mother teachers, Sally Ibbotson. You can contact Sally via her website. Working with the Extraordinary Vessels is a core part

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Supporting independent midwives in the UK

Why is it important to support Independent midwives in the UK? Independent midwives, as quoted in an article about the situation, written 4 years ago in the Independent, which still has relevant information “  are keepers of vital midwifery skills

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Supporting independent midwives in the UK

Why is it important to support Independent midwives in the UK? Independent midwives, as quoted in an article about the situation, written 4 years ago in the Independent, which still has relevant information “  are keepers of vital midwifery skills

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New study on acupressure for labour

  A new study was published in December 16 Effect of LI4 and BL32 acupressure on labor pain and delivery outcome in the first stage of labor in primiparous women: A randomized controlled trial http://www.complementarytherapiesinmedicine.com/article/S0965-2299(16)30242-4/fulltext?elsca1=etoc&elsca2=email&elsca3=0965-2299_201612_29__&elsca4=Health+Professions%7CComplementary+Medicine I was rather puzzled at

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New study on acupressure for labour

  A new study was published in December 16 Effect of LI4 and BL32 acupressure on labor pain and delivery outcome in the first stage of labor in primiparous women: A randomized controlled trial http://www.complementarytherapiesinmedicine.com/article/S0965-2299(16)30242-4/fulltext?elsca1=etoc&elsca2=email&elsca3=0965-2299_201612_29__&elsca4=Health+Professions%7CComplementary+Medicine I was rather puzzled at