Homebirth in Spain!

This article was first published in 2006 in the Association of Radical Midwives journal. A TASTE OF FREEDOM Homebirth in Spain I qualified as midwife in 2002 with the sole intention of practising independently…in Spain! I worked briefly in the UK; very nearly left the profession, and then travelled with three children, a small dog and wonderful husband to the Murcia region of Spain in … Continue reading Homebirth in Spain!

Reflections on midwifery in Spain

First published in Royal College of Midwives Journal ,  Sept, 2007   by Evony Lynch Reflections on midwifery in Spain: community midwife at the Cardiff and Vale NHS Trust Evony lynch reports on the vast differences between Spain and the UK concerning normality and the medicalisation of the birth process For just over two years I worked as a midwife in Spain, both in hospital … Continue reading Reflections on midwifery in Spain