Pelvic checks at the 6-week check

Is there value in doing a vaginal or pelvic examination at the 6 week postnatal check? Sometimes, the combination of my travelling and reading of the midwifery and obstetric literature highlights variation in what is seen as standard or usual…

Rethinking Bugs

Sara Wickham asks whether bacteria are ‘trending’ and whether it’s a good thing that our attention is being drawn to this area.