I was heartbroken and 3 years later I still feel completely betrayed by them. My daughter was a quick 6-hour start to finish induction that ended in forceps; during which I felt uncared for and not listened to.
The miscarriage that never was.
Maddie talks about her blog, 'In the Eye of The Storm: Ocular Melanoma, Maternity Care and Me', and how her recent experience receiving cancer treatment opened her eyes to similarities with maternity care.
In this episode Becki and Sam are joined by Kemi Johnson and Michelle Quashie to discuss the Childbirth Choices Matter campaign further.
In this episode of the Birth Activist Podcast, Samantha Gadsden and Becki Scott are joined by Jacqui Tomkins (Chair of IMUK) and Kay King (Campaign Manager of Childbirth Choices Matter and the National Coordinator for the White Ribbon Alliance in the UK) to talk about the current campaign to produce an insurance product for self-employed independent midwives.
In this episode of the Birth Activist Podcast, Samantha Gadsden and Becki Scott talk with fellow doula Michelle, and plus-size mum, Sarah, about what it's like to be labelled with a high BMI during pregnancy and how this can impact on your birth choices.
In this episode of the Birth TRIGGER WARNING sexual abuse, domestic and obstetric violence.
Activist Podcast, Samantha Gadsden and Becki Scott are joined by fellow doula, Paula Cleary, talking about the trials and tribulations of being an activist for birthing women and people.