Tag: labour and birth

What is cervical recoil?

What is cervical recoil, and why is it important? Sara Wickham explains why it can be normal for cervical dilation to go backwards in labour.

Cervical wisdom resources

Have you ever noticed what real women’s cervixes do in labour? How they haven’t read the textbooks? Sara Wickham shares her work on cervical wisdom.

Honouring placenta wisdom…

Sara Wickham wonders how many of the women and babies whose labours get interfered with would be fine if we gave nature the chance to outwit us more often.