Zuranolone is the first oral medication indicated for the treatment of this disorder. In light of this new development in postpartum depression, read on for some things you need to know about this medication.
Pernicious anemia occurs when the body doesnt make enough intrinsic factor in the stomach to help convert and absorb Vitamin B12 in the intestines
HSV symptoms range widely from none or very mild to severe, but these viral conditions are especially dangerous when they occur for the first time during pregnancy or in the immediate postpartum period.
Midwives are particularly at risk for C-PTSD because the nature of the job decreases our threshold and erodes our coping resources….
The various Sterliziation methods, the technique, advantage and disadvantage of each method. A note on boiling instruments. Click to read more…
Disinfection and sterilization of instruments is a crucial point in any midwifery practice. It is the procedure by which health care professionals ensure that all reusable medical devices do not harbor any biological matter before the next use….
ASKAugustine – Why Labor Stalls? (a conversation between a student midwife and an experienced midwife)
Why can labor stall? Or why can labor arrest? Let’s brainstorm some reasons…
Tongue tie has been strongly correlated with difficulty in the process of methylation which is a side effect of having a gene alteration…
Baseline is the foundation of what you know to be that baby’s normal before there are any contractions and before there’s any hard labor.
Are we supposed to SOAP chart in labor?
Charting in labor has been an often misunderstood part of defensive documentation by midwives. On one side, the herstory of persecution has made many wary of documenting just what went on for fear of prosecution.