Dealing with COVID-19, From A Mother’s Point Of View

2020-08-24T09:38:00+00:00Blog, Podcast|

Dealing with COVID-19, From A Mother’s Point Of View What I would like my caregivers to know…. Testimonial, birth story Welcome and thank you for listening! Juliet Belasyse-Smith is a mother of three, who recently gave birth to her third baby. As per protocol she was tested for [...]

Breastfeeding Challenges During COVID-19

2020-08-24T08:36:54+00:00Blog, Podcast|

Breastfeeding Challenges During COVID-19 Welcome and thank you for listening! Our special guest on this episode is nurse and midwife Annerié Conradie, whose special interest in breastfeeding and antenatal education led her to start a private practice in 2016, after working in a private hospital for 14 years. [...]

When A Midwife Becomes A Mother, A Birthing Narrative

2020-07-28T15:05:50+00:00Blog, Podcast|

When A Midwife Becomes A Mother, A Birthing Narrative Welcome and thank you for listening! I have been talking with Sanele Lukhele, a young midwife leader with an impressive resume. I got to know Sanele at last year’s SOMSA congress, where she presented her academic study. Sanele is [...]

Interview with ‘The Virtual Midwife’

2020-06-01T18:59:10+00:00Blog, Podcast|

Interview with ‘The Virtual Midwife’ Welcome and thank you for listening! Welcome and thank you for listening! Karen Wilmot the 'Virtual Midwife' was ahead of her time by becoming ‘virtually available’ and has some great tips and ideas for other birth workers on how you can use technology [...]

Interview With Guest Seba Tsaoane

2020-05-06T12:00:21+00:00Blog, Podcast|

Interview With Guest Seba Tsaoane Welcome and thank you for listening! In today's episode Midwife Margreet connects with guest Sebabatso Tsaoane, young midwife leader and founder of the Women’s Health Foundation: Black Woman Arise. The aim of this organization is to promote women’s sexual reproductive health and rights [...]

Birth Plans – Understanding The Real Message

2020-02-24T14:29:28+00:00Blog, Podcast|

Birth Plans - Understanding The Real Message Welcome to the third episode and thank you for listening. Today Midwife Margreet talks about Birth Plans, why women have them, and to help midwives understand the real message behind them. If you’re using a mobile device, download the Podcast app, [...]