Definition of 'midwifery'
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The last piece in the jigsaw recently saw nursing and midwifery move into new premises for the health and life sciences.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Two years ago we were looking for ideas for antenatal care that would give women more choice and improve access to midwifery services.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Women are meant to be offered choice, but this guidance could reduce it if they are pushed towards midwifery units.Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Going abroad to have your baby may be the next big thing, given the present strains on UK midwifery services.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It was published in the BMJ in 2011 and concluded there was no significant increased risk when a baby was delivered in a midwifery unit.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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