MFM Home Stay Student Shares Her Stories: Living with Midwives Blog

We are excited to share with you a blog written by a current homestay student in Guatemala! Caitlin Heermans shares her adventures in midwifery, stories of birth, photos and thoughts in her blog; ‘Living with Midwives’, written from the aldea of San Jose Calderas, Guatemala and updated each week.
Below an excerpt and short teaser;

“On Tuesday […]

By |March 13th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Baby Catcher


This story just in from MFM placement student Emily Welch.

It’s true, I’m officially a baby catcher. I delivered my first baby yesterday, June 2nd, at 1:11 am. This is how the story goes: Maria Luisa, who isn’t due for another three weeks (but Odilia predicted she would go early) called Odilia with contractions. When […]