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Toronto Birth Centre: One Thousand Births & Counting

Date: April 27, 2017

Author: Elizabeth Brandeis

News Type: Midwifery

Toronto-area families are celebrating one big milestone today: since opening its doors in January 2014, the Toronto Birth Centre has been the birthplace for 1,000 babies, all caught by midwives.

I had the pleasure and privilege of attending the very first birth at the Toronto Birth C…


Midwives - Champions of Reproductive Justice, Victims of Gender Penalty

Date: March 8, 2017

South of the border, Trump’s attack on women and on reproductive rights has sparked outrage and re-energized feminist movements. The world witnessed as crowds gathered across the U.S. and the world – including 60,000 in Toronto – to resist the assault on women’s rights.

Reproductive …