Category: Announcements

Sara Wickham is back in The Midwives’ Cauldron!

I’m back in The Midwives’ Cauldron! One morning last week, I got up very early and met up online with Katie James and Dr Rachel Reed, creators of The Midwives’ Cauldron podcast. We chatted about the induction epidemic, the updated…

In Your Own Time now available!

In Your Own Time – now available, and on the bestseller list! In Your Own Time: how western medicine controls the start of labour and why this needs to stop is Dr Sara Wickham’s newest book. It has been written…

Guess what I did this summer?

I didn’t intend to write another book in 2021. But then the draft NICE guideline on induction of labour was released and, like many people, I was deeply concerned. The evidence on which the guidance was based was questionable, and…

The 2021 NICE guideline on inducing labour

Today saw the publication of the 2021 NICE guideline on inducing labour. The guideline “…concerns the circumstances, methods and monitoring for inducing labour in pregnant women.” (NICE 2021). The draft version of the guideline caused a lot of controversy when it…

Sara Wickham is in The Midwives’ Cauldron!

Sara Wickham is in The Midwives’ Cauldron! We’re delighted to tell you that Dr Sara Wickham recently met up online with Katie James and Dr Rachel Reed, creators of The Midwives’ Cauldron podcast. They chatted about Instagram, orangutans, Sara’s new…

Anti-D Explained now available!

Anti-D Explained – now available! Anti-D Explained is Dr Sara Wickham’s newest book. It has been written to help parents and professionals to understand the science, the issues and the evidence relating to Anti-D. It has a foreword written by Michel Odent.…