Troy Midwife Loves Babies

It is not often that the camera turns on me -usually I am the one snapping pics. But recently, a momma took the camera out of my hands and captured shots of me and her baby. Looking at these photos, it is obvious that I love this baby. Well, who wouldn't right? She is lovely! But, full disclosure, I truly love babies. And as these photos ...

By |2019-05-31T13:49:38-04:00May 31st, 2019|Midwifery, Mothering & Me, Other|

MedScape Medical News Troubling Gap in Hospitals’ Obstetric Complication Rates

MedScape Medical News: Troubling Gap in Hospitals' Obstetric Complication Rates This article is about the need for feedback to hospitals about their rates of OB complications compared to other hospitals. What I took away from this article from is absolute horror that US hospitals are doing so poorly. "At low-performing hospitals, 22.55% of patients delivering vaginally experienced major complications such as hemorrhage, infection, lacerations, and thrombotic events, as ...

By |2019-03-05T12:30:12-04:00August 9th, 2014|Health, Other|