Tag: midwifery wisdom

What’s true, pussycat?

Sara Wickham riffs about cats at birth, cats in maternity care and just how much we can learn by being open to other ways of knowing.

The Rhombus of Michaelis

Sara Wickham and Jean Sutton describe the Rhombus of Michaelis, an area of bone which plays an important role in labour and birth.

Pinard Wisdom (part 2)

How do you use a pinard? Sara Wickham and other experienced midwives offer tips, tricks and suggestions for those wanting to develop this skill.

Pinard Wisdom (part 1)

How do you use a pinard? Sara Wickham and other experienced midwives offer tips, tricks and suggestions for those wanting to develop this skill.

The wisdom of storks

Sara Wickham looks at what storks can teach us about the need for science AND stories when it comes to birth wisdom.