In this blog, we hear the heart and story behind birth photographer, Maayan Gutgold. Originally a freelance portrait photographer, she shares what it is that has put her behind the lens, and capturing births. Also in this blog - pictures from the first birth she...read more
What if we treated conception like birth? – the medical model of care and a MUST WATCH satirical video!
If you read our blog about why cesarean surgeries are on the rise in India, you will probably remember one of the main contributing reasons for the rise: the medical model of care. Check out the satirical video in this blog for a good illustration of the medical model...read more
Jyothi Raepelli, a nurse-midwife serving women in Fernandez Hospital in Hyderabad, reflects on what she learned during her training transforming her from a nurse to a professional nurse-midwife. But what's one important thing she has learned? India needs midwives....read more
As a part of World Doula Week, we found Alli Sullivan's poem a perfect addition to raising awareness about doulas. In her poem below, it's easy to feel what is missing for this birthing woman: continuous, loving care and support. So many women in Indian hospitals give...read more