thumbnail March 10, 2019 Northern Health commissions review for midwifery services
With a developing advocacy for midwifery in northern B.C., Northern Health will examine possibly expanding its maternity services. While Haida Gwaii is one of the few remote...
thumbnail March 8, 2019 Midwifery advocates host first community event in Prince Rupert
Advocacy for bringing midwifery services in Prince Rupert continues to press on. “In the new year we’ve been focusing on continued engagement with the Midwives Association...
thumbnail March 7, 2019 'We are not tapped out': Kamloops hospital prepares for expectant mothers from Cariboo
Doctor says the Interior city can take care of women travelling from other B.C. towns to give birth
thumbnail January 24, 2019 ‘We’re focusing on the most invisible of injuries’: research project targets mental health at work
New research out of the University of Ottawa is taking a closer look at mental health in the workplace, Abigail Bimman reports. - A A + Listen Cross-country research...
January 24, 2019 New collaborative statement from the SOGC on Planned Home Birth. Lead author, Kim Campbell.
"Thus, the data indicate that individuals at low risk for poor perinatal outcomes who plan homebirth with a regulated provider in an integrated health care system may have improved obstetric outcomes without increased neonatal morbidity or mortality."
January 20, 2019 How one B.C. community is fighting to keep Indigenous children with their families
    Patricia Dawn of the Red Willow Womyn’s Society in Cowichan Valley holds hands with a child who was recently part of a removal interruption in Duncan, B.C. CHAD...
view archives Archives

Find a midwife