Welcome to our second edition of Midwife Monday. This week we meet the small but mighty Midwife Wendy Wong. Wendy has been with NDRV since 2007 after graduating from the midwifery program at McMaster University (which we’ve mostly forgiven her for!). How did you first learn about midwifery as a profession? In high […]
Welcome to the first in our new weekly Midwife Monday series. Check back every Monday to get to know some juicy tidbits about all of our amazing Midwives. This week we meet Midwife Andrea Levy who has been with the practice since 2005 and is currently our Head Midwife at North York General Hospital as […]
Halloween is only a week away and we love it at NDRV! Here are some of our favourite belly-dressing ideas from around the interwebs. Make sure to check out our Instagram on the day to see your midwives in costume. And don’t forget to show us your costume ideas too. 10. If being pregnant […]
October 17, 2018 marks the start of legal marijuana in Canada. The news is full of questions about how the roll out will work – where pot will be bought and smoked – but we’re guessing our families want to know about safety. So here are a few answers for you. Is it safe […]
Classes taught by Angela Finkel, RN, IBCLC Internationally certified lactation consultant Over 20 years supporting moms and babies with breastfeeding Experience in hospital, home and clinic settings Formerly Lactation Consultant at North York General Hospital and Saint Elizabeth Health Care.
20 years after regulation, midwives outnumber obstetricians and launch two birth centres via Midwifery comes of age in Ontario | Toronto Star.
Lack of pay equity leads to labour pains for midwives Why are midwives paid so much less than the doctors that provide largely the same service? Perhaps because midwives are mostly women, caring for women. via Lack of pay equity leads to labour pains for midwives | Toronto Star.