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  1. Finding Your Tribe
    So, I'm new to this website. I am not sure where to post this, so I will be posting this in two different places. I currently live in Asheville Nc, and I'm trying to become a midwife. Buttt. As some of you may know, the laws are pretty strict here. You have to go through college to become a...
  2. North and South Carolina and Tennessee
    So, I'm new to this website. I am not sure where to post this, so I will be posting this here and in "find your tribe". I currently live in Asheville Nc, and I'm trying to become a midwife. Buttt. As some of you may know, the laws are pretty strict here. You have to go through college to become...
  3. Midwives
    Hello - I am 5 weeks pregnant and looking for a Certified Nurse Midwife that is associated with Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester, MA. I am a little worried that, if I spend too much time visiting and interviewing several midwives, I won't find one in time for my first (or at least second)...
  4. Other
    On the heels of her latest book, Mothering.com is honored to share this recent interview with author, activist, and midwife extraordinaire, Patricia Harman. I first read Patricia Harman when one of her books was sent to me. I often write book reviews on my website, Mama Birth, and am getting...
  5. Homebirth
    This is a great blog I wrote about homebirth! Check it out! http://www.serenehomebirth.com/home-birth-blog/home-birth-for-you
  6. Indiana, Ohio, Michigan
    I am a Home Birth midwife in the Indy area and my service are is about a 50 mile radius. If your wondering if home birth is for you. Please check out my blog post. http://www.serenehomebirth.com/home-birth-blog/home-birth-for-you
  7. Midwives
    This looks like a place that we can introduce our business. this is Valerie Monterrey CPM. I am new (Less than two years) to South Central PA. My website is www.Midwife4You.com. Look me up if you have any questions or want to see the map of coverage.
  8. Birth Professionals
    Hello Ladies, I am wondering if anyone has gone through these schools or training websites? What was your experience like? Was it worth it and did you feel like you were properly trained to take on clients after your certification? New Beginnings (Doula) Madriella (Doula) Midwife To Be...
  9. Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky
    I searched this forum but..... I'm looking for a CNM that takes or that I can submit to tricare for a homebirth? I didn't realize after moving from my beloved CT midwife that I'd have this hard of a time finding one! I'm not looking for a CPM as I'd really need tricare to pay for my birth...
  10. New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania
    Can anyone recommend a OB/GYN or midwife in Nassau County, Long Island for (missed) miscarriage follow-up care? I had an absolutely atrocious experience with a prominent local OB-GYN practice, thus am looking to switch ASAP. My insurance provider has indicated that in order to receive full...
  11. New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania
    So it seems like the availability of midwife practices are pretty limited in Delaware County. I saw many old posts on forums about the Midwives of Delaware County, which was a part of Crozer Keystone, and I found out the other day that they've been closed - they now just have the OBGYN Assoc...
  12. Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky
    Does anyone have any experience with midwives and or doulas in Western KY near Paducah? I want to deliver in a hospital, as my home is not close enough to a hospital for me to be comfortable with an emergency situation. I've heard about a midwife that delivers at Jackson Purchase Hospital in...
  13. Midwives
    I'm looking for a midwife (CPM preferred) in or around Knox County ohio. Ohio doesn't offer many options for birthing centers so I would love to consider a home birth. Any recommendations? If there are any doula recommendations I would also love to hear them! Thanks so much!
  14. Australia and New Zealand
    Hi there ladies! My name is Emily and I am a third year midwifery and nursing student from the University of Queensland. As a requirement of my degree, I am involved within the continuity of care experience program, which allows students to support women throughout their pregnancy, by attending...
  15. Maryland, Metro D.C. Area, Delaware
    www.fairfaxhomebirth.com For the past 5 years I have been practicing as an out-of-hospital Certified Nurse Midwife (home and birth center) and would like to introduce you to my new practice, Fairfax Home Birth. In addition to home birth, prenatal and postpartum care, I also provide well-woman...
  16. California, Nevada
    Hi Mamas, I just found out we are expecting our 2nd child! I am with Kaiser Insurance right now, but need recommendations on experienced Midwives &/or Doulas, nutritionists/pregnancy fitness trainers, even will consider an OB/GYN if they are awesome & have a somewhat holistic approach. My last...
  17. Birth and Beyond
    Hello granola moms, I am a "high-risk" mother because I'm 41 and I have type 2 diabetes. I began managing my type 2 diabetes with diet and exercise as soon as I discovered I was pregnant. My glucose numbers are all within normal after meals, but my fastings are just a tad high (120-130) due...
  18. New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania
    Hi Everyone, This is my first post here and I will be a first time mother. I am very unsure of a lot of things and have continued to try and educate myself endlessly but I am still facing a lot of questions. I am really favoring a water birth and a midwife. But with googling i'm not having a...
  19. I'm Pregnant
    For my first four pregnancies I had an OB/GYN and three of the four births were in hospitals. Now I'm in a different state, and I miss that OB/GYN; I'm considering a midwife and possibly a doula, and haven't ruled out a homebirth. Please inform me: if I hire a doula for the birth of my fifth...
  20. Homebirth
    Hello, I live in Bellingham (Custer) WA and my husband and I just got our positive for a December baby! I have had 3 c-sections (the first was because of a placenta previa and the other two were completely unnecessary) I would really like to have a home birth with this baby (providing that my...
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