Tatiana Mckenzie-Brown

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Mexico Aims To Save Babies And Moms With Modern Midwifery

In Mexico these days, the majority of babies are born in hospitals. That hasn't helped reduce the number of maternal deaths, though. So health officials are re-making the centuries-old tradition of midwifery. They are betting a new kind of midwife, one trained in a clinical setting, can offer a …

An Argentine car mechanic invents birthing tool inspired by wine corks

It all started with wine: Jorge Odón, a car mechanic in Argentina, was inspired by a YouTube video demonstrating the removal of a sunken bottle cork to invent — of all things — a new birthing device that's been enthusiastically endorsed by doctors, donors, and the World Health Organization.<p>Called …

Realities, difficulties, and outcomes for mothers choosing to breastfeed: Primigravid mothers experiences in the early postpartum period (6–8 weeks)

to develop an understanding of primiparous women's experiences and challenges of breast feeding in the early postpartum period at two BFI accredited …

Water VBAC: Exploring a new frontier for women's autonomy

although Vaginal Birth After Caesarean section (VBAC) has been promoted successfully as one means of reducing the caesarean section rate, the …

Why midwifery matters

Newborn babies may be more developed than we think

My baby could not look more like a subject in a laboratory experiment. Wearing a soft white skullcap attached by long wires to an EEG machine measuring his brain activity, he is also surrounded by computer equipment and fussing researchers at University College London. "Hopefully you'll be …

A Very Good Steak frites in Paris

(<b>UPDATE</b>: Café des Musées changed owners in the Fall of 2014 and I’ve heard mixed reports from locals and visitors. I haven’t been back since the …

Community Picks Recipe Testing -- Family Recipes

It's that time again -- help us pick the contest finalists for Your Best Family Recipe!<p>Any Food52 member is welcome to help us test our Community Pick candidates, so go call dibs on the recipe you'd like to test that is in the list below! We'd love to see some new testers in the mix -- remember, we …

Put a Filter on It: Your Clean Slate

<i>It's no secret -- we love a good 'gram. Here, we'll be posting our favorite Instagram from the food world, on a different theme each week. This week, we're trying to keep our resolutions.</i><p>It's only been two days since the start of 2014, but how many of your resolutions have you already broken? You …

Cookbook of the week: Made in Herefordshire

This week's featured cookbook is full of delicious recipes that celebrate the bounty of Herefordshire<p>A couple of books out at present celebrate the food of a particular British region, ideal if you’re planning a local, <b>seasonal</b> 2014. The New West Country Cook Book (Diligence, £20) is a compendium of …