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midwife

Patient Story

‘I would never go anywhere else’

A distance of 150 miles couldn't separate one expectant mom from regular appointments with the midwife who guided her through four pregnancies.

That feel-good ingredient

Alongside its central role in the biomechanics of labor and delivery, oxytocin helps strengthen the mother-baby bond.

Patient Story

‘The loss of that baby will always be with me’

A young family and a midwife bond through life and loss.

The midwife model

Certified nurse midwives can add a whole new dimension of care and quality to your birth plan.

Patient Story

‘It is such a joy’

Nurse midwives focus on empowering women through pregnancy and childbirth.

What does a doula do?

Dads and family are essential, but a doula's special training may bring much-needed support and expertise to the delivery experience.

Patient Story

Moms on the move

Prenatal exercise is key to a healthy pregnancy, normal delivery and happy prenatal experience.

An Amish home birth

During a recent snow and ice storm, I awoke from a deep sleep to hear my cell phone ring. As a midwife, the phone is essential when you are involved in home birth and every night it’s less than eight inches from where I sleep. An extra charger is also necessary in case you are […]

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