Tag: AIMS

Am I Allowed?

If there were a Nobel prize for birth activism, then Beverley Beech would surely have been given one by now.  Chair of AIMS, legendary campaigner, brilliant speaker and long-time supporter of women’s rights in pregnancy and birth, Beverley has spent…

New AIMS Induction book now available!!!

May we have a fanfare of pinards please?!  The revised, lengthened and shinier-than-ever edition of the new book on induction that I have written for AIMS is now available for purchase. Written by myself and retitled Inducing Labour: making informed…

New AIMS Induction book available soon!

I have two announcements to make today!!  The first is that we are now in the final stages of publishing an update to the Induction: do I really need it? booklet that I first wrote for AIMS back in 2004. …

Vitamin K, reflecting on a decade

In 2003, I wrote a booklet for AIMS called Vitamin K and the Newborn.  It was designed to offer information to parents seeking to make decisions about vitamin K, a prophylactic intervention offered to all newborn babies in the UK…