Jul 25, 2013 — Pregnancy is unusually complicated in humanitarian crises. Midwives also often have to help women who have experienced sexual violence and have reproductive health issues.
Feb 14, 2012 — Midwives specifically trained in delivery outside hospitals can practice legally in 27 states. In the remaining states, mothers-to-be planning for a home birth will probably be attended by a certified nurse-midwife.
Sep 29, 2010 — In Afghanistan, midwifery has become a more widely accepted path for women to take. They serve an important role in a country where pregnant mothers and newborns face huge risks.