Issue 58

Summer 2001

Midwifery Today Issue 58 Theme: Mamatoto

Read about doulas, fathers and more in Issue 58 of Midwifery Today. Articles include:

  • Lotus Birth: Asking the Next Question
  • Birth and Death: A Doula’s Role in Sacred Moments
  • Papatoto: Homebirth from a Father’s Perspective
  • Homeopathic Remedies for Back Labour and Posterior Presentation
  • Chinese Medicine for Pregnancy and Childbirth

Cover photo by Patti Ramos from the Eugene, Oregon Midwifery Today conference, March 2001.

Editor’s Note: We chose as the title for this issue the word mamatoto, which in Swahili means “motherbaby.”

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  • From the Editor: Birth Odyssey
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  • Question of the Quarter
  • Poetry
  • Journal Abstracts
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  • Calendar
  • Photo Album

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