Human Rights in Childbirth – A Global Movement A word from Dr. Evita Fernandez

  Over the past seven years, my views on childbirth practices have taken a 180 degree turn. Today, I am convinced we obstetricians in India need to UNLEARN a lot of what we have been taught, and we need to LISTEN more to the women we are privileged to serve. I realized, to my horror … More Human Rights in Childbirth – A Global Movement A word from Dr. Evita Fernandez

Dr. Evita’s response on the article “Midwives back: Women opt for intimate home settings to give birth”

Original Article “Midwives back: Women opt for intimate home settings to give birth”  Kolkata: When Meenakshi sensed the hormonal orchestra of labour inside her, she ambled into the kitchen, brought out her baking trays and started whipping up carrot muffins. As the surge arrived in waves she walked over to the windowsill, crouched on the … More Dr. Evita’s response on the article “Midwives back: Women opt for intimate home settings to give birth”