Masking Maternal Mortality

Twenty-two-year-old Army Specialist Tameka McFarquhar had no family members nearby to help her when she was released from Samaritan Medical Center in Watertown, New York, a day after giving birth to … [Read more...]

Going Backwards: The Concept of Pasmo

Ina May Gaskin looks at how obstetrical knowledge and medical hierarchy has undermined and ignored uterine capability I learned a new Spanish word while lecturing in New York City on a book … [Read more...]