Grieving what is lost

  The tears fall staining the front of my dress. Sobs rack my body and I struggle to catch my breath. There’s pain deep in my chest, twisting knots that feel like my heart is tearing. This is grief. Grief...

Continuity of care – for whom?

There has been a lot of talk recently about continuity of care in maternity services. The recent National Maternity Review report, “Better Births’ raised that ‘some midwives had commented positively on the option of a ‘case-loading’ model’. It also highlighted...