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A Bill Proposing Federal Recognition of CPMs to be Introduced Soon – Great News for Rural Women

M.A.M.A. – The Midwives and Mothers in Action Campaign has been working diligently for sometime for federal recognition of certified professional midwives (CPM) both so women’s access to the care they provide can be increased, and so that CPMs can … Continue reading

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Birth in Eastern Kentucky – Part 2 (Now)

The United States as a nation had long moved away from the home as the place where childbirth took place by the 1970s.  From the time of the 1930s through the 1960s, US women were told little about how their … Continue reading

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