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    • 12
      Feb

      This year new provisions of State Statute went into effect regarding the practice of Licensed Midwives in the State of California.  The bill, known as AB1308, was sponsored by Assemblywoman Susan Bonilla.  It was chaptered in October of 2013, …

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    • 30
      Jan

    Outcomes of Care for 16,924 Planned Home Births in the United States: The Midwives Alliance of North America Statistics Project, 2004 to 2009

    More on this later.  But for now, for your viewing pleasure:   Introduction: Between 2004 and 2010, the number of home births in the United States rose by 41%, increasing the need for accurate assessment of the safety of planned home …

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    • 30
      Jan

    Salary.com has released its breakdown of the value of stay-at-home-moms’ (SAHM) and working moms’ contributions.  As a SAHM turned working mom, I can attest that the workload at home doesn’t get any easier or less demanding.  It’s just the time allotted …

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    • 25
      Jan

    Recently, a client gifted some books to the Pacific Midwifery lending library.  They were CLASSICS….like this: Inside this book happened to be a little pamphlet that looked like this: Inside the pamphlet was a page that looked like this: We’ve …

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    • 24
      Jan

    A New Year, A New Law

    “I believe that midwives have a passion and a commitment to the prenatal care process and the labor and delivery process that’s really excellent,” said Assemblywoman Bonilla. “This is a historic new law because it finally ensures that women who …

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    • 19
      Aug

    I love to look back and see the wisdom of the universe at work — seemingly unrelated experiences come together to make something incredible happen.   That’s how midwifery happened to me.   Before I even knew what a midwife …

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