[ozmidwifery] Midwives eat their young, don't they?

2007-01-13 Thread Honey Acharya
For the lister who asked for this in the past week, I have found my paper copy. It is in Birth Issues Volume 4 Number 3 1995. Carolyn Hastie. Midwives eat their young, don't they? A story of horizontal violence in midwifery. If you would like me to fax it to you email me off list. Regards Honey

Re: [ozmidwifery] Finding a birth pool

2007-01-07 Thread Honey Acharya
websites for buying and some hire are (there was even one on ebay a month or so back) http://www.simplybirth.com.au/ I have this one, a labouring woman used it a few weeks ago and really liked it then donated it to me. http://www.spa-hire.com.au/

Re: [ozmidwifery] Use of sports drinks in labour

2006-12-08 Thread Honey Acharya
I believe in the value of drinks with electrolytes, not just water. Commonly used things are herb tea and honey, their own labour aide, juice, or sports drinks - one that I have used myself and seen recommended by others is Endura which has electrolytes and magnesium, lemon lime flavour is

Re: [ozmidwifery] testing

2006-12-04 Thread Honey Acharya
Hi Mary Your email came through, there have been a few emails on the list over the past few days. I've emailed this to your email privately as well as to the list to see if it comes through for you. Honey - Original Message - From: Mary Murphy To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au

Re: [ozmidwifery] Donation of birthing kits

2006-11-27 Thread Honey Acharya
I received something like that last year for Christmas a hygiene kit was another I can't remember who it was through though I just did a google and found this as an example http://www.oxfamunwrapped.com.au/ the maternal health care gift

Re: [ozmidwifery] Cord clamping and waterbirth

2006-11-17 Thread Honey Acharya
Thankyou all who replied and sent me info offlist. I have forwarded the info on to my friend. What I love about this list is that you can ask a question but then we can all learn something and it creates really interesting discussion. Warm Regards Honey - Original Message - From:

[ozmidwifery] Cord clamping and waterbirth

2006-11-16 Thread Honey Acharya
Can anyone help with Info for a friend of mine overseas The paediatrician who has never attended a waterbirth before is saying that she would have to clamp right away because if the woman is holding the baby on her chest, the blood can flow back through the cord to the placenta increasing her

[ozmidwifery] Wanted: a midwife for a holiday in the North

2006-10-23 Thread Honey Acharya
From a woman who is very motivated to find a midwife who is comfortable with home water birth who would be willing to travel to Tropical North Queensland Townsville. Think of -Magnetic Island, sunny days, and the great barrier reef :) The twin cities has a growing population of 160,000

Re: [ozmidwifery] Do Doulas need insurance?

2006-10-22 Thread Honey Acharya
Kristin you probably already know these things but this is my understanding There are no companies who will insure doulas in Australia as far as I am aware, I looked into this 2 years ago. You could contact contracting advantage to see if they are open to the idea, a bit harder as we have

Re: [ozmidwifery] risks for birth...

2006-10-19 Thread Honey Acharya
Maybe we should start hiring Vets rather than Obstetricians as seems to be the norm in our culture right now ;) LOL at the thougth of telling them that you will be hiring your vet as your caregiver when booking in at the hospital. - Original Message - From: Tania

Re: [ozmidwifery] risks for birth...

2006-10-19 Thread Honey Acharya
... Mayby the norm should be Midwives not obstetricians as it is in many countries.rgds mike On 10/19/06, Honey Acharya [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Maybe we should start hiring Vets rather than Obstetricians as seems to be the norm in our culture right now ;) LOL

[ozmidwifery] UniSA Students no longer able to attend births with Independant Midwives

2006-10-16 Thread Honey Acharya
Just got this email :( Any suggestions on what we can do about it? Dear BMid StudentsPlease be advised that due to insurance and professional indemity issues you are unable to follow through a woman if she is having her care provided by an independent practicing midwife.This would include

Re: [ozmidwifery] asthma in labour

2006-10-12 Thread Honey Acharya
They give injected ventolin before performing someECV's to relax a uterus do they not? But perhaps intramuscular or intravenous is different to inhaled??? - Original Message - From: Mary Murphy To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Thursday, October 12, 2006

Re: [ozmidwifery] Launceston query

2006-10-11 Thread Honey Acharya
Wow!! Just read through the website www.birthcentre.org.au sounds like a great option for women and families and very reasonably priced too. I didn't know there were any freestanding birth centres still in operation. - Original Message - From: Michelle Windsor To:

[ozmidwifery] Oblique presentation?

2006-10-11 Thread Honey Acharya
Any suggestions for a woman who is 39 weeks pregnant just had doctors appointment where she was told baby is now not OP but oblique (head on right side) and he suggested that they admit her to hospital right away (worried about cord prolapse) and wait and look at inducing her. She declined

[ozmidwifery] Welcome

2006-10-10 Thread Honey Acharya
Welcome to the list :) Plenty of interesting discussions happen. You should get many emails coming through each day. Is that what you mean? Honey Student Midwife Doula Townsville - Original Message - From: david tonkin [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Tuesday,

Re: [ozmidwifery] Fwd: term breech trial

2006-10-10 Thread Honey Acharya
Title: Re: [ozmidwifery] Fwd: term breech trial Isthere away to get ob's and midwivesthe training they need to support breech births? I would be happy to put in energy to push for this to happen. As much as I would love to see women birthing breech vaginally inthe localhospital, I am under

Re: [ozmidwifery] term breech trial - ECV option

2006-10-10 Thread Honey Acharya
Title: Re: [ozmidwifery] Fwd: term breech trial Here in Townsville Qld some of the Ob's in the Townsville Hospital perform ECV's. David Watson is particulary successful at this and I have seen him perform a few and he seems to have the right touch and technique, the women who had other Ob's

[ozmidwifery] Get up: Three minutes for a better Australia

2006-09-13 Thread Honey Acharya
Getup is giving an opportunity to tell them what we want to focus on, lets let them know about maternity issues eg the medicare provider issue. Dear friends,Our GetUp community now has more members than every political party in Australia, combined. That's over 125,000 people working

[ozmidwifery] breastfeeding and pregnancy

2006-07-24 Thread Honey Acharya
A friend who is 34 weeks pregnant with her second has been breastfeeding her 2 year old throughout this pregancy and would like to continue. Her toddler is now more interested in the breast as obviously there is more than there has been for a couple of months. This morning during a feed she

Re: [ozmidwifery] breastfeeding and pregnancy

2006-07-24 Thread Honey Acharya
This is what I have found so far http://kellymom.com/nursingtwo/faq/01safety.html - Original Message - From: Honey Acharya To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Tuesday, July 25, 2006 8:30 AM Subject: [ozmidwifery] breastfeeding and pregnancy A friend

Re: [ozmidwifery] breastfeeding and pregnancy

2006-07-24 Thread Honey Acharya
bour. Was her first child born prematurely, do you know? Or does she have any other risk factors for premature labour? Regards, Barb - Original Message ----- From: Honey Acharya To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Tuesday, July 25, 2006 8:30

Re: [ozmidwifery] FW: Birthcentre/ homebirth

2006-06-23 Thread Honey Acharya
Hi Nat I am a mid student also and a doula It sounds like some (or some more) debriefing would be a good idea? Looking at what your fears are. What are the possibilities of those things? where are they more likely to occur? Have you got anyone experienced with this type of work who can

Re: [ozmidwifery] C/section lotus

2006-04-07 Thread Honey Acharya
Well done Sue Sounds like you were a great advocate. - Original Message - From: Sue Cookson [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Friday, April 07, 2006 8:39 PM Subject: [ozmidwifery] C/section lotus Hi all, Just want to put it out there that it a lotus birth

Re: [ozmidwifery] Traditional birth practices

2006-04-07 Thread Honey Acharya
Here's one website with some reports And the women said... from Kildea http://www.maningrida.com/mac/bwc/introduction.html#aims I found it really interesting. I was also reading a report on Borning.. today although a bit old explained some of the things that were really important to the Aboriginal

Re: [ozmidwifery] PPH C/S

2006-04-02 Thread Honey Acharya
"Its all about what she wants and is prepared to do to get it." very true I say this a lot lately! - Original Message - From: Andrea Quanchi To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Monday, April 03, 2006 9:48 AM Subject: Re: [ozmidwifery] PPH C/S the

Re: [ozmidwifery] Birth Attendant / Doula Directory

2006-03-30 Thread Honey Acharya
Title: Message Kelly I think the doula listing on your site is a great idea, you are correct that it is a way for the people accessing your site to be able to find doula's in their area and itcan behard to find doula listings, it is a great way for doulas to get more out there. I think the

Re: [ozmidwifery] Birth Attendant / Doula Directory

2006-03-29 Thread Honey Acharya
there is also a register at www.findadoula.com - Original Message - From: pinky mckay To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Wednesday, March 29, 2006 9:54 PM Subject: Re: [ozmidwifery] Birth Attendant / Doula Directory Kelly - how will you be protected

[ozmidwifery] ACOG does not support induction for macrosomia

2006-03-28 Thread Honey Acharya
FYI - Original Message - To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] _http://www.greenjournal.org/cgi/content/abstract/100/5/997_ (http://www.greenjournal.org/cgi/content/abstract/100/5/997) Ladies, rejoice!! I heard about this on the MT Conference this weekend but here it is: ACOG does not

Re: [ozmidwifery] Getting off this list

2006-03-17 Thread Honey Acharya
Have you followed these steps? Leaving the list Send a message to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] with a single line in the body of the message: unsubscribe ozmidwifery If you are unsubscribing an email address other than the address you are sending your message from, include the email address in the

Re: [ozmidwifery] public-private birth centres

2006-03-07 Thread Honey Acharya
Royal Women's in Randwick Birth Centre (Sydney) is public and private (or it was when I birthed there) perhaps contact them, I think if you went private you had to have a private OB? - Original Message - From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Wednesday, March 08,

Re: [ozmidwifery] public-private birth centres

2006-03-07 Thread Honey Acharya
'I think if you went private you had to have a private OB?' Or independent midwife. jo -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Honey Acharya Sent: Wednesday, 8 March 2006 9:30 AM To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Subject: Re

Re: [ozmidwifery] pelvic floor information

2006-02-23 Thread Honey Acharya
There was a good article in Natural Parenting Magazine about "Pelvic Floor Consciousness",not just how to do the exercises but how to tell if they are switched on etc, I have the article at home but amin Sydney this week for the birth international workshops, send me an email if you want

Re: [ozmidwifery] fear

2006-02-05 Thread Honey Acharya
Ina May Gaskin talks about it in Ina May's Guide to Childbirth! I'd have to look through the book to tell you exactlyl what she says. - Original Message - From: Ceri Katrina To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Monday, February 06, 2006 4:44 PM Subject:

Re: [ozmidwifery] Post cs support

2006-02-04 Thread Honey Acharya
es or odd places bya strangertelling them titbits oftheir birth story that perhaps would really have benefited from a reflective debrief. Honey Acharya CD (CBI) Studying BMid through UniSa Birth Buddies - Doula Townsville - Original Message - From: Janet Frase

Re: [ozmidwifery] Absolutely horrified!

2005-11-19 Thread Honey Acharya
She can certainly go to any public hospital, if she gets a chance it would be better to go in and at least get one appointment so that they have a file for her, but if she goes into labour before that's possible they can't turn her away! I spoke to a woman yesterday who had just her first

Re: [ozmidwifery] FYI: News article for QLD maternity

2005-10-31 Thread Honey Acharya
Hoping for the same, where's the money for the Townsville Birth Centre? Honey - Original Message - From: Judy Chapman [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Monday, October 31, 2005 11:25 PM Subject: Re: [ozmidwifery] FYI: News article for QLD maternity Hope they

Re: [ozmidwifery] The 'wrong' gender

2005-10-23 Thread Honey Acharya
There have also been some threads (discussions) on this in the birth.com.au forums in the last 3 months, you can search and find them. - Original Message - From: Kylie Carberry To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Monday, October 24, 2005 11:22 AM Subject:

Re: [ozmidwifery] fyi

2005-10-13 Thread Honey Acharya
I think it is for only babies in these situations that have been identified as clearly having been deprived of oxygen during birth. But it makes me wonder about all these babies that are taken away from mum's chest (particulary while she is being sewn up after a c-sect) because the baby will get

Re: [ozmidwifery] Birth Pool Hire

2005-10-13 Thread Honey Acharya
You probably already know this, but I was at a birth recently where we used a good blow up baby paddling pool and it worked fine. - Original Message - From: Kelly @ BellyBelly To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Friday, October 14, 2005 10:40 AM

Re: [ozmidwifery] Indigestion at breakfast....

2005-09-21 Thread Honey Acharya
have them easily to hand, so if you can spare a minute to forward them I would be grateful. I am not receiving the majority of ozmid emails at the moment (not sure why) so could you cc my email address in the reply so that I actually get them. [EMAIL PROTECTED] Much appreciated thankyou Honey

Re: [ozmidwifery] Indigestion at breakfast....

2005-09-21 Thread Honey Acharya
. You'll have many positive, supportive letters printed in the press. At the end of the day, society will move a little further in the cynicism about all things pharmaceutical co dominated. The reason: it simply doesnt work. Gloria - Original Message - From: Honey Acharya [EMAIL

[ozmidwifery] Tears and repairs

2005-09-20 Thread Honey Acharya
I am curious about something (and I know it is fairly rare with homebirth) but for experienced midwives I assume you would stitch tears yourself even if they were3rd or 4th degree, but I don't want to make assumptions so is that the case? Or would you transfer to hospital to have a doc

Re: [ozmidwifery] Midwifery led units

2005-09-19 Thread Honey Acharya
Here's the transcript if anyone missed it http://www.abc.net.au/7.30/content/2005/s1463815.htm Cheers Honey - Original Message - From: Andrea Robertson [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Tuesday, September 20, 2005 7:48 AM Subject: [ozmidwifery] Midwifery led

Re: [ozmidwifery] Midwifery led units

2005-09-19 Thread Honey Acharya
Well said Susan. Re the scarf apparently he wears them alot according to one women who birthed in his hosptial and made it very clear she didin't want him anywhere near her and she only had him for some fetal monitoring. The women on a natural chat forum I was on were discussing it and

Re: [ozmidwifery] protocols for occipito posterior position

2005-09-17 Thread Honey Acharya
Do you know of the Rotational Positioning Technique developed by Nikki MacFarlane? It is fantastic and so simple to use. I think she presented it at last years midwifery conference in Adelaide. It is also available as a presentation through her www.childbirthinternational.com website. I'd

[ozmidwifery] FW:Ina May and Cytotec

2005-09-15 Thread Honey Acharya
FYI Honey Sorry for the cross-post but thought that this was important enough to pass on to all of you involved in any way in the birthing field... -Jen Hello, I'd like to announce that I've finished a summary of all of the medical articles that I could find in English on the subject of

[ozmidwifery] The Australian today- Birthing Sweet

2005-09-09 Thread Honey Acharya
-- Print this page Birthing sweet Adam Cresswell 10sep05 YOU would have thought a baby bonus would be a godsend for midwives, but an Australian baby bonus - the original one, back in 1912 -

Re: [ozmidwifery] US-Sad situation for maternity caregiver

2005-09-08 Thread Honey Acharya
I did some searching but haven't been able to find out. - Original Message - From: Vedrana Valčić To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Thursday, September 08, 2005 5:19 PM Subject: RE: [ozmidwifery] US-Sad situation for maternity caregiver Does

Re: [ozmidwifery] Emailing: video05 you will like this

2005-09-03 Thread Honey Acharya
Is it Portu Bien? I have this on DVD with subtitles. - Original Message - From: Judy Chapman [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Sunday, September 04, 2005 12:08 PM Subject: Re: [ozmidwifery] Emailing: video05 you will like this It's not bad, all in spanish but

Re: [ozmidwifery] Men at births

2005-09-02 Thread Honey Acharya
I think the utter relief after giving birth and the euphoria and oxytocin running through your body with a wet warm baby on your belly can be likened to orgasm - except BETTER! Cheers Jo x I agree and it lasted for weeks Honey -- This mailing list is sponsored by ACE Graphics. Visit

Re: [ozmidwifery] Fw: 'Higher risk' in midwife deliveries (http://theaustralian.com.au report)

2005-08-30 Thread Honey Acharya
Rachel is that the Wesley Hospital in Townsville? Knowing the rates of C-section up here it does not surprise me. I think their rate is around 50%. (Although they seem to be the better of the two Private Hospitals) h the way of the future??? Honey - Original Message - From: wump

Re: [ozmidwifery] Clinical experiences

2005-08-24 Thread Honey Acharya
Curious as to reasons Michelle, can you explain? - Original Message - From: Michelle Windsor To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Wednesday, August 24, 2005 8:50 PM Subject: Re: [ozmidwifery] Clinical experiences Hi Lindsay, Sorry we can't offer

Re: [ozmidwifery] noises woman make in labour

2005-08-19 Thread Honey Acharya
Some people also suggest singing! - Original Message - From: Kirsten Dobbs To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Friday, August 19, 2005 8:07 PM Subject: [ozmidwifery] noises woman make in labour This is for the student (?) asking about the

Re: [ozmidwifery] another induction

2005-08-18 Thread Honey Acharya
That would be the logical way to do it but I haven't seen it done unless the woman insists. What is wrong with the Ob asking the covering ob to see all his women for one visit? -- This mailing list is sponsored by ACE Graphics. Visit http://www.acegraphics.com.au to subscribe or unsubscribe.

Re: [ozmidwifery] another induction

2005-08-17 Thread Honey Acharya
I know OB's who do inform their patients from day 1 and try to avoid taking on women who are due around when they will be away, but at the same time what about the Private OB's who have every second weekend off (or only work every one in 3 weekends) and their backup OB covers, you go into labour

[ozmidwifery] VBAC's and Midwifery led birth centres

2005-08-04 Thread Honey Acharya
Hi All Wondering if anyone can tell me about the different policies Midwifery led birth centres have in Australia regarding VBAC's. OR if anyone has STATs etc on this. I am gathering info for the proposed Townsville Birth Centre. There are many women who feel it is important the birth centre

Re: [ozmidwifery] sounds during labour/birth

2005-08-03 Thread Honey Acharya
The other issue is caregivers who are not comfortable with birth noises themselves. If they make some comment or encourage an epidural or pethidine becaue THEY can't handle it. I had a midwife make a comment to me at a birth once ( I was the doula) and I was shocked that she couldn't relax with

Re: [ozmidwifery] Fw: [UCbirthnews] Unassisted Childbirth on the Discovery Health Channel

2005-08-02 Thread Honey Acharya
This was for the US, but you if you check the programming you may find it comes on the Australian discovery health too. - Original Message - From: Janet Fraser To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Tuesday, August 02, 2005 2:55 PM Subject: Re:

[ozmidwifery] Independant Midwife in Sydney

2005-07-28 Thread Honey Acharya
Hi All Are there any midwives willing to work in the richmond area (for a woman 2nd bub due March 05) that are happy for me to pass on their contact details to her. I know a few of you who work in Sydney but thought it best to ask as I'm not sure who is near Richmond. You can reply to me

[ozmidwifery] US-Sad situation for maternity caregiver

2005-07-21 Thread Honey Acharya
This is a story in the US where a doctor has had her obstetric and gynae license suspended and is in front of the medical review board because her 8% c-sec rate is too low and she is practicing unsafe medicine!. You get about $700 more than the vaginal birth. So you actually get paid more to do

Re: [ozmidwifery] US-Sad situation for maternity caregiver

2005-07-21 Thread Honey Acharya
Does anyone know the sort of money difference Private Ob's get for C-sections compared to vaginal births here in Australia? I think it's considerably higher than the $700 this US Doctor talks about. The same newspaper did a story today about Are anchorage C-section rates too high? but now I can't

Re: [ozmidwifery] B/feeding implants?

2005-07-20 Thread Honey Acharya
www.kellymom.com has some good information. here is the direct link http://www.kellymom.com/bf/concerns/mom/breast-surgery.html Hope that helps Honey

Re: [ozmidwifery] Midwifery Today has arrived!

2005-07-20 Thread Honey Acharya
In what position is this? Is it standing, sitting (or lying on back)?? I understand frog legs but not what position the woman is actually in. - Original Message - From: Mary Murphy To: ozmidwifery@acegraphics.com.au Sent: Wednesday, July 20, 2005 9:45 PM

[ozmidwifery] Accupuncture

2004-09-30 Thread Honey Acharya
"Is acupuncture used in activelabour? I would be interested to hear of anyone's experiences of this." I had an accupuncturist give me accupunture in the days leading up to my birth, the night before I went into labour, during active labour in her clinicand then I asked her to come in to the

Re: [ozmidwifery] Morning sickness

2004-09-28 Thread Honey Acharya
I had severe vomiting and nausea throughout my pregnancy (hyperemesis) and through all my research I found outdifferent things seem to work for different women. Particulary in the case of which foods work. Megan's suggestions below are all really good ones. Just adding to those.

Re: [ozmidwifery] midwives.com.au

2004-09-22 Thread Honey Acharya
Can student midwives sign up to access the site? - Original Message - From: 80simona fox [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, September 22, 2004 10:08 PM Subject: [ozmidwifery] midwives.com.au Hello I would like to make all Midwives aware that the Midwives message

Re: [ozmidwifery] admission ctg

2004-09-20 Thread Honey Acharya
The Townsville hospital does a routine 20 min trace on admission. - Original Message - From: mh [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, September 17, 2004 9:22 PM Subject: [ozmidwifery] admission ctg I work in a high risk 'Delivery Suite' in a tertiary hospital where we

[ozmidwifery] patient rights

2004-09-16 Thread Honey Acharya
Leanne wrote However, I'm pretty sure that, legally speaking, no-one can *force* you to have a C-section. Does anyone know whether this is right or not? While we're on the topic, does anyone know what complications usually result in C-sections, and what patient rights are re refusing a section?

Re: [ozmidwifery] Breast Milk Urgently.

2004-09-16 Thread Honey Acharya
Thanks for sharing this story it's lovely to hear how everything went. - Original Message - From: Sally Westbury To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, September 17, 2004 1:07 PM Subject: RE: [ozmidwifery] Breast Milk Urgently. I just wanted to let you

[ozmidwifery] Legal Advice

2004-09-15 Thread Honey Acharya
Can anyone point me in the right direction. I guess I am looking for a solicitor or someone that is able to give a legal opinion on the Doula agreement I have with clients. One of the Private hospitals here has issues with Doulas working there, I assume it is from fear of being sued and the

Re: [ozmidwifery] Legal Advice

2004-09-15 Thread Honey Acharya
Australia expected. Vicki Chan and Nic Edmonson will be there with their amazing work and I am talking too. Contact Denise Love ( 1300 139 507 - Sydney). Pinky - Original Message - From: Honey Acharya [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, September 15, 2004 11

Re: [ozmidwifery] repeating posts

2004-09-14 Thread Honey Acharya
There seem to be a number of posts coming in multiple times from different people now. Could it be something with the ozmidwifery email rather than individuals computers? Or are we all catching the virus? - Original Message - From: Kim Stead To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

[ozmidwifery] abortion and working with women etc

2004-09-13 Thread Honey Acharya
Abby I find your writings on abortion very judgemental of others. How can you sit in judgment when you personally have not been through abortion and know what it is like, or know why a woman would make that choice? It seems youhave never had to face a situation personally with abortion. Or

[ozmidwifery] BMid SA

2004-09-12 Thread Honey Acharya
Are there issues with different states in Australia and the BMId qualification? For example if you study externally from Uni SA but then want to be registered and work as a Midwife in Darwin or Brisbane or Canberra are there problems or is it accepted everywhere? Thanks Honey - Original

Re: [ozmidwifery] introduction

2004-09-12 Thread Honey Acharya
- Original Message - From: Honey Acharya [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, September 10, 2004 2:00 PM Subject: Re: [ozmidwifery] introduction I have heard from quite a few people that I am doing the wrong thing (by doing BMid instead of BNursing then Midwifery), Tanya

Re: [ozmidwifery] introduction

2004-09-09 Thread Honey Acharya
I have heard from quite a few people that I am doing the wrong thing (by doing BMid instead of BNursing then Midwifery), Tanya I'm not a midwife so I can't offer any suggestions but I am curious about the difference between the two different methods of study to becoming a qualified midwife. I

Re: [ozmidwifery] Bumper stickers!

2004-09-08 Thread Honey Acharya
I couldn't find it either. - Original Message - From: Mary Murphy To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, September 08, 2004 10:14 PM Subject: Re: [ozmidwifery] Bumper stickers! I am getting very frustrated at being unable to locate this site! MM

[ozmidwifery] doula discussion

2004-09-07 Thread Honey Acharya
few caring people can't change the world. For, indeed, they are the only ones who ever have." Margaret Mead - Original Message - From: Honey Acharya To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, September

Re: [ozmidwifery] doula article

2004-09-07 Thread Honey Acharya
Well said Abby. You said it better than I could. - Original Message - From: Abby and Toby To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, September 07, 2004 5:05 PM Subject: Re: [ozmidwifery] doula article Since this discussion started i have also been working

[ozmidwifery] Denise

2004-09-04 Thread Honey Acharya
Hi Denise I'm in Townsville North Qld.I assume by where you meant that? Honey Acharya Birth Buddies [EMAIL PROTECTED] - Original Message - From: Denise Hynd To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Sunday, September 05, 2004 11:17 AM Subject: Re: [ozmidwifery] doula

Re: [ozmidwifery] doula article

2004-09-03 Thread Honey Acharya
world. For, indeed, they are the only ones who ever have." Margaret Mead - Original Message - From: Honey Acharya To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, September 03, 2004 1:21 PM Subject: Re: [ozmidwifery] doula article HI Kyli

Re: [ozmidwifery] doula article

2004-09-02 Thread Honey Acharya
everyone wants or needs a doula but I believe that just as having a midwife is an important option in childbirth it is wonderful tohave the choice ofa doula. I'll stop raving now Honey Acharya Birth Buddies - Original Message - From: Kylie Carberry To: [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [ozmidwifery]

2004-08-31 Thread Honey Acharya
Hi Colleen I noticed that there haven't been any replies to you so I thought I'd say hi. I'm not a midwife but I can recommend www.maternitywise.org don't know if it will have enough detail for you, can anyone else suggest good websites? Hope you get some replies Honey Birth Buddies

Re: [ozmidwifery] Cheap community-based childbirth ed.

2004-08-08 Thread Honey Acharya
all of that but as you all know when you're passionate about something once you start its hard to stop. Honey Acharya Birth Buddies - Original Message - From: Marilyn Kleidon [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, August 09, 2004 9:47 AM Subject: Re: [ozmidwifery] Cheap

Re: [ozmidwifery] re interview

2004-07-28 Thread Honey Acharya
Pinky SorryI can't figure out your email address to email offlist. I sufferred with severe morning sickness - hyperemesis gravidarum in two pregnancies, I have one child a 10 month old daughter. I am also in contact with a number of other previous and current hyperemesis sufferers around

Re: [ozmidwifery] re interview

2004-07-28 Thread Honey Acharya
Hi Pinky Thanks Happy to talk to you at any time,I have done alotof personal research and supported many other women with hyperemesis over the past 3 years. Honey Acharya 07 47712541 PO Box 2017 Townsville QLD 4810 Hi Honey - Ihave sent your last email (on list) to Eve Hanks at Mother

Re: [ozmidwifery] sharing an unusual placenta question - ideas please

2004-07-25 Thread Honey Acharya
Heres some photos of unusual placentas, I know it doesn't have all the info you're after but thought it may be of interest to you. Warning they are graphic, if you go to the index buttonfrom them there are lots of other interesting graphics