Books tagged: midwifery

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Etta "Granny" Nichols: Last of the Old-Time Midwives
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,840. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
This book includes a detailed history of the Appalachian Mountains and its people dating back to 1835 in an area called Del Rio, Tennessee. A biography of Etta's life from her birth in 1897 up to her death in 1994 tells how her chosen profession of being a midwife led to National fame. Her story offers inspiration, showing how her caring and loving spirit touched everyone that knew her.
The Myths of Living
Price: Free! Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Two short stories based in mythology that explore the intersections between the past and the present and between life and death.
Etched in Granite: A Historical Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 138,470. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Secrets of passion and forbidden love, betrayal, and survival are resurrected from anonymous graves in this harrowing account of life and death on a rural New England Poor Farm in 1872. After being sentenced to a life of shame, will the old Indian woman provide the wisdom and courage that Abigail needs to face Silas?
Gilded Shadows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,050. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015 by NewLink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
In the city of Old Dominion, knowing the truth can get you killed.
Special Deliveries in Unusual Places
Price: $2.10 USD. Words: 34,290. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
Think all women give birth in hospital? Think again! From nightclubs to churches, bathtubs to toilets, and trains to planes – this volume in the Special Deliveries series focuses on some of the more unusual places where women have birthed babies.
Twins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,640. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
The perfect ebook for the twinning mother. This also is a wonderful addition to any birthworker's library as it contains articles previously published in Midwifery Today magazine. The articles are informative and educational. A few twin birth stories written by mothers are included. The author list is comprised of natural childbirth advocates, such as Michel Odent and Diane Goslin.
The First Stage of Labor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,080. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
The First Stage of Labor is a collection of articles previously published by Midwifery Today magazine. This e-book is full of helpful information regarding amniotomy, labor tips, induction, etc. This is a great addition to the library of any birth professional.
Doulas
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,810. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
Featuring articles previously published in Midwifery Today magazine, this e-book focuses on doulas. With recent research showing that a doula's presence at a birth significantly improves outcomes, this e-book is timely and relevant for today's birth workers and expectant parents.
Shoulder Dystocia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
An important read for midwives, doulas, doctors and nurses about how to handle a shoulder dystocia. Filled with articles previously published in Midwifery Today magazine, this e-book contains top-notch information from the brightest minds in natural childbirth, including Ina May Gaskin, Gail Tully and Michel Odent.
Guide for Participation and Conduct Online (For Student Midwives, Student Nurses and Qualified NMC Registered Professionals)
Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Healthcare Practitioners, Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
The purpose of this guideline is to assist you in protecting your online persona and reputation and also to support you in protecting the reputation of the Nursing and Midwifery professions. This guideline has been designed to help you understand the implications of the NMC Code of Conduct and how to manage your online persona.