Posts Tagged Midwives

What a Difference a Person Can Make: A Conversation with Edna Adan

Edna Adan has made helping mothers and babies the mission of her life, and does so in her homeland of Somaliland, where […]

Nepal: Midwives’ Chronic Needs Become Urgent After Earthquakes

Nepal Midwives Attend to Pregnant Woman Credit: Castaneira

Responding to the increased risk facing an estimated 126,000 pregnant women in Nepal after last month’s devastating earthquakes, Direct Relief has committed […]

LA Health Center Makes Midwifery Services Available to All Women

When Carmen Escobedo found out she was pregnant with her first child, she immediately began to seek out the best medical care […]

Inspiring Moms of May: Mother Robin Answers the Call to Protect Pregnant Women

Moms matter. Throughout the month of May, we will regularly honor mothers around the world who inspire us. Today’s story comes from […]