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#1 of 2 Old 08-10-2011, 08:26 AM - Thread Starter
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I've been on and off in Rio for the last 3 years, and now I find myself 12 weeks pregnant, with a good chance I'll carry the baby to term here. I'm looking for a midwife who speaks english. Partly because of my dotted presence here, my portuguese is muito ruim :(

I know there's got to be a good community of midwives, doulas and those of the healing arts disposition. Just haven't found you here yet! If you have any information to share, I would be so grateful.


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quick post!!

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Hi Mama, just wanted to give you a couple of names to look for here in Rio for midwives - Heloisa Lessa and Marilanda Lima, I think they both speak english, both are wonderful and highly recommended professionals. Heloisa has an office in Ipanema, she's great. I had




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