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Everything you've ever wanted to know about midwives

Posted on Oct. 5, 2017 ( comments)
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October 1–7 is National Midwifery Week. We’re celebrating by sharing stories from our very own certified nurse-midwives and their patients.

Myths about midwives still exist, but Certified Nurse-Midwife Jodee Gutierrez helps dispel a few of them: 5 midwife myths: From epidural to insurance, midwives can deliver

Why should you choose a midwife? Certified Nurse-Midwife Lizzi Brink explains. 4 reasons to consider a midwife for your care

If you want to hear directly from women on why they chose midwives, read these stories: Why I chose a midwife: Two moms share their stories

What’s the difference between a certified nurse-midwife and an obstetrician-gynecologist? Alphabet soup? MultiCare offers options with CNMs and OB-GYNs

You’ve chosen a midwife and now you’re getting lots of questions. Here’s how to navigate: Explaining midwives to your friends and family

Midwifery has been called “the best job in the world.” Why? We talk to two MultiCare midwives about why they chose the profession. Why I became a midwife

Have you gotten sucked into the PBS show “Call the Midwife”? Certified Nurse-Midwife Misty Molina dissects some of the things that have changed since the 1950s. Call the Midwife: 4 ways modern midwifery is different than the TV show

Did you know midwives care for women going through menopause, too? Here’s how they help. Midwives: Your partner during menopause

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