Birth Revolution

Changes in birthing for women can only come about by way of revolution! Reclaim birth.

Elective Caesareans: A Choice That Must Remain

Elective Caesareans: A Choice That Must Remain

We can not stop women from accessing elective caesareans, not to save money, and not for health. We need to increase choices for pregnant women not decrease them. No matter what we think of them.…

For The Love Of Birth, Think Of The Hormones!

For The Love Of Birth, Think Of The Hormones!

Women often perceive birth to be a physical act, but birth is a finely tuned hormonal performance like no other. Learn how to harness your hormones to make birth easy and safe.…

Wishes, Preferences, and Birth Plans Aside …

Wishes, Preferences, and Birth Plans Aside …

Should women alter the language they use in their birth plan to avoid conflict with their care provider or should care providers act like professionals, and put on their grown up pants for work.…

Hormones Make You Pregnant, Not Crazy

Hormones Make You Pregnant, Not Crazy

When a pregnant woman cries it is blamed on her hormones. When a group of young men riot after a football match, hormones are never mentioned. Let's talk about testosterone more often shall we?…

Reviewing Maternity Care in Australia

Reviewing Maternity Care in Australia

"Statements released by the AMA frequently discuss the rate of deaths and complications that occur during homebirths, however no similar thing exists to show the rate of death or iatrogenic complications from hospital birth."…

End the Denial of Obstetric Violence

End the Denial of Obstetric Violence

There are countless stories of obstetric violence. Multiple reputable sources have spoken out in support of women, but people still aggressively deny women experience violence in birth.…

Humanising Failure To Progress

Humanising Failure To Progress

The emotional trauma from some caesareans could be dramatically reduced by trusting women more, and supporting them where they are at rather than applying a conveyor belt approach to birth.…

What is Obstetric Culture?

What is Obstetric Culture?

Separating your beliefs from our society's ingrained obstetric culture can take a some work, but it can make a huge difference to how you approach pregnancy and birth, and how you welcome your baby!…