In the UK, we offer a screening test to all newborn babies at around 5 days of age. This is to detect a wide range of rare illnesses that aren’t always apparent at birth. When they are detected early, life saving treatment and care can be given. MCADD is a rare […]

Alexus, a new mother from the US, shared her birth story with me. Unfortunately although both her and her baby are well physically, Alexus did not have the birth experience that she wanted or expected. I was scheduled for an induction on Friday March 20th, 2020 as I am a […]

Jordan is a passionate first year student midwife whose start to her course has been a little different due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Jordan shares all with me in this wonderful interview. Tell me about you, where you are from and what year you are in. My name is Jordan, […]

I’m delighted to add another interview to the Marvellous Midwives series. Sheena Byrom is an experienced midwife, mother and grandmother. She is also the co-owner of The Practising Midwife Journal and maternity platform All 4 Maternity. She is an inspiration to many in the profession, including me! Tell me about […]

Student midwife Jasmine shares her journey to midwifery! If you are a prospective student midwife, you’ll love the ‘midwife qualities’ she’s listed for you! Tell me about you, where you are from and what year you are in. I’m Jas, I’m a third year student at ARU.  Why did you […]

Another addition to the Marvellous Midwives series! Meet Rochelle, a midwife living in the Middle East who shares lots of information on Instagram about pregnancy, birth & beyond. Tell me about you, where you are from and how long you have been a midwife Hello, My name is Rochelle. I […]

Lina is a midwife from London who makes fabulously entertaining videos on Instagram! She is a wonderful addition to the marvellous midwives series. 1.Tell me your name, where you are from and how long you have been a midwife -Hi, I am Lina Thomas I’m from London and I have […]