Links of NoteLinks, Videos and Articles of Interest to MfC
“New Maternity Hospital will be Europe’s Biggest Birth Factory” – Philomena Canning, MfC chairperson, Irish Times Article, 12 May 2017
“The Whole Nation Needs to Grow Up a Little Bit” – Roisin Ingle interviews MfC Chair, Philomena Canning.
Respectful Maternity Care – Excellent blog post on respectful maternity care.
“I would be scared to be a woman of reproductive age in Ireland” – MfC launch speaker, Elizabeth Prochaska on the 8th amendment.
“Low Breastfeeding Rates Cost State 800m a Year” – €800m annually to be saved by increasing breastfeeding rates while the Strategy contravenes the evidence by making provision for shared care only, and no provision for increased postnatal community midwifery!
“Why I Need to Tell My Abortion Story” – Roisin Ingle on her abortion.