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thumbnail June 11, 2019 Families of colour experience high rates of mistreatment by providers during childbirth in the U.S.
UBC News Mothers of colour experience less respect and autonomy and more mistreatment than white women during childbirth, according to new research from the University of...
thumbnail June 7, 2019 With Chilliwack maternity ward closing, expectant mothers scramble to make other plans
'Our women are devastated,' says Sandra Hoft's midwife, Natasha Oglesby, who questions whether authorities are considering the safety implications of such a closure. (Submitted...
thumbnail June 6, 2019 'This will affect so many moms'
Health officials are asking pregnant women who were planning to deliver at Chilliwack General Hospital later this month to make other arrangements due to a shortage of obstetricians....
thumbnail May 15, 2019 Evidence shows midwifery care increases health equity while reducing cost
With the latest evidence suggesting health benefits beyond emotional satisfaction in care, it is time to reconsider the value of midwifery care, write Daphne McRae and Nazeem Muhajarine.
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