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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

Nurturing Sanctuary

My wishes for you in 2017: nurturing your inner and outer sanctuaries with love and compassion Sawadee ka! Greetings to you all from Thailand where I have been for the last 6 weeks, journeying alone, taking space away just to

Nurturing Sanctuary

My wishes for you in 2017: nurturing your inner and outer sanctuaries with love and compassion Sawadee ka! Greetings to you all from Thailand where I have been for the last 6 weeks, journeying alone, taking space away just to

Turning breech babies

How to turn a breech baby. If you google how to turn a breech baby you will come up with a list of suggestions with perhaps top of the list being external cephalic version (an obstetric technique to manually turn

Turning breech babies

How to turn a breech baby. If you google how to turn a breech baby you will come up with a list of suggestions with perhaps top of the list being external cephalic version (an obstetric technique to manually turn

Space: the missing element in Chinese medicine

In my previous blog on the elements, I focused on the more familiar 5 elements of Chinese medicine: earth, water, fire, wood and metal. However, the element of Space is not usually considered. In this blog, I want to explore

Space: the missing element in Chinese medicine

In my previous blog on the elements, I focused on the more familiar 5 elements of Chinese medicine: earth, water, fire, wood and metal. However, the element of Space is not usually considered. In this blog, I want to explore

How nature’s elements work in our bodies

how do we support our bodies with the five elements

How nature’s elements work in our bodies

how do we support our bodies with the five elements

Happy new Fire (Red) Monkey year 2016

Happy new Chinese year. This year we are moving from the sure footed goat and sheep, anchored in the land to the monkey who spends a lot of time leaping from branch to branch. Quite a contrast! Especially as we

Happy new Fire (Red) Monkey year 2016

Happy new Chinese year. This year we are moving from the sure footed goat and sheep, anchored in the land to the monkey who spends a lot of time leaping from branch to branch. Quite a contrast! Especially as we