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Archive for November 2022

I’m taking a break

I’m in the midst of a house move at present. It’s also that time of the year when I like to slow down and reevaluate and set intentions for the next year. So I’m taking a break from publishing new content. You will still see me popping up a recycled post each week on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Mastodon (yay for scheduling software!). I’ll be back on deck at the […]

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What about CTG monitoring for VBAC?

One of the questions I am often asked about is what research says is the best approach to fetal heart rate monitoring for a woman who has previously had one (or possibly more) caesarean births in the past and plans a vaginal birth this time around. There is no simple answer to this question, so it is one I have avoided writing about. Up until now. A new piece of […]

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It’s time for a change

A quick update ahead of tomorrow’s planned content…. Twitter seems to have gone to hell in a hand basket. I’ve made the decision to no longer participate in that particular flavour of nonsense. My posts will still automatically be posted to to Twitter each time I publish one, but I won’t be joining in the conversation there any more. If you want to connect with me then you can find […]

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