God is my midwife

...presence of other women as doctor, nurse, midwife, doula, friend, mother, sister - women...three years later, was attended by a midwife in our home. It was very different...remember making eye contact with Debbie, my midwife, and saying "I'm scared." Taking...
Family Birth Center hires new midwife

The Juneau Family Birth Center has hired midwife Jennifer Sanford. Sanford, her husband, Jeffrey, and their children, Evan and Kyle, are from Las Cruces, N.M. Sanford...
Basic homeopathy classes available

MotherWise Midwife Lorna Mazoff, CDM, will be teaching "Basic Homeopathy for Wellness" Monday evenings Jan. 28, Feb. 4 and 11 from 5:30-7...
After layoffs, new health center is born

DILLINGHAM - Dillingham resident Joan Junge has delivered about 250 babies during her career as a nurse practitioner and midwife. Birthing is where the miracles are, she says. In June, she participated in a birth of a different kind, opening the doors...
JFHBC thanks supporters, contributors

...three recent JFHBC events: our "Spring into Summer" annual fundraiser on May 5, which was also the International Day of the Midwife; our Whale Watch Cruise fundraiser on the beautiful evening of June 2 and our Fun Run/Walk up to the Salmon Creek Trail...
'Mother of midwifery' in Alaska retires

...that board, the Certified Direct-Entry Midwife Licensing Board, from its inception that time, as a practicing midwife, Kanne founded what is now known as the...on feedback from her clients. "(As a midwife, I knew a) group of parents that really...
Thumbs up, thumbs down

...bear-resistant, or you, too, could be plagued by an unwanted visitor. Thumbs up to Kaye Kanne, and her three decades as a midwife. Kanne opened the Juneau Family Health and Birth Center in 1998 and, before that, fought for Alaska's women to have the...
The 28th Alaska Legislature in plain English

...port and harbor have been removed from the Kachemak Bay Critical Habitat Area.SB 156DIRECT-ENTRY MIDWIVESIf you're a midwife, you have to deliver 50 or more babies before becoming certified to train other midwives. You also have to follow a bunch...
Praise for birth center

...Nurse Practitioner and Certified Nurse Midwife since 1989 and have practiced or and this is one legislator's comment: "This study of midwife-led birth center births is precisely...
Home, sweet home birth

...where they're having their baby," said midwife Lorna Mazoff.Another direct entry midwife, Debbie Gillespie agrees that it's all have a water birth with Gillespie as her midwife and said it was wonderful to sit in the tub...


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