C/Section Rates Perth and Regional WA

C/Section Rates Perth and Regional WA

I am not sure how I missed it but the “Western Australia’s Mothers and Babies, 2015, 33rd Annual Report”  was released in July 2019.   As always I wonder why there is a 4 year lag on reporting the data, and how different the actual data for 2019 would...
Pregnancy and Covid-19: a positive side effect

Pregnancy and Covid-19: a positive side effect

With all the talk and fear surrounding Pregnancy and Covid-19 at the moment, I thought it might be good to talk about a really positive benefit that I am seeing: an undisturbed pregnancy.   People have already commented on how the planet is enjoying the reduced...
Stretch and Sweep at 38 weeks

Stretch and Sweep at 38 weeks

Have you been offered a Stretch and Sweep at 38 weeks?     I have been wondering about the evidence around offering all women a stretch and sweep at 38 weeks. This is something more and more  Obstetricians and Midwives are doing in Perth. One area this has...