One of my favorite documentaries of all time is “The Business of Being Born”.
When I was a child, Ricki Lake was something of a household name. 67 more words
I think I always wanted to be a midwife, but I just didn’t know what that was until much later in my life. After I became a midwife, I found out my great-grandmother was a midwife, so maybe the calling is something I knew at a cellular level somehow. 1,114 more words
This was an interesting and intense appointment. It included vitals as normal including urinalysis, also ECG and pelvic examination. We had our first non-stress test, which was me sat in a comfy armchair for 20 minutes of fetal heart monitoring. 627 more words