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Dear Rotunda Baby!

You won’t remember me but back in 1981 I helped bring you into the world.  You see, I was a student midwife learning how to deliver babies and you were my very first.  I’ve never forgotten witnessing your first breath. Seeing you come into the world was the most magical experience I’d ever had. I talked about it for days

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How Has Social Media Influenced the Healthcare Industry?

Social media and other interactive online applications are dynamic and constantly evolving dimensions in modern society. These applications often cross public and private domains, inextricably linking both professional and personal lives. “The aspect of healthcare can be a very personal and private issue for some people causing severe contrast with the increasingly public world of digital and social media”.  This

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Is Midwifery for You?

Many people assume that midwifery is all about the birth of a child, but while this is obviously the most exciting part, the role of the midwife is much more extensive. It starts after the pregnancy has been confirmed and continues until around 10 days after the birth, sometimes longer. Midwife nurses have a supporting and caring role, not just

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