Sunday, August 9, 2020

YNM Member Story: Ellen Solis, CNM

Share your story: What does midwifery mean to you? What would you like to be celebrated in the Year of the Nurse and the Midwife? Midwifery means having the training, education, and capacity to reach...

After All These Years, I Still Love It

My day starts at 5 AM, when I go out for a run to relax and think. I arrive at hospital at 7:30 AM, where nurses greet me with a chorus of...

Passing of Barbara Hughes, CNM, FACNM

In the early morning of July 3rd, Barbara Hughes, CNM, FACNM died peacefully in her home. She was surrounded with love by those near and far. Barbara was a midwifery...

YNM Member Story: Deborah Brown, CNM

Share your story: What does midwifery mean to you? What would you like to be celebrated in the Year of the Nurse and the Midwife? I’m proud to be...

YNM Member Story: Charlotte Morris, DNP, CNM, FACNM

Share your story: What does midwifery mean to you? What would you like to be celebrated in the Year of the Nurse and the Midwife? Midwifery means having the...

Passing of Judith Rooks, CNM, MPH, MS

We are saddened to share the recent passing of Judith Rooks, CNM, MPH, MS, past-president of the American College of Nurse-Midwives. Judith was an epidemiologist with many years’ service at the U.S....

Birthing in the Time of Corona

Tears accompany the layers between us...  how rude to our psyches this new birthing is. The masks, shields, filters... earnestly muting our fullest expressions. It’s a...

Birth Notice: Adalynn Grace Balo

Donna Harvel Balo, CNM and proud parents Seth & Danielle Balo welcomed their second baby, Adalynn Grace, 8 lb 9 oz, born on her due date, 03/31/20, which would have been the...

YNM Member Story: Marlyn Lestage-Laforest, CNM, MA, MPH

Share your story: What does midwifery mean to you? What would you like to be celebrated in the Year of the Nurse and the Midwife? To me, midwifery means...

Retirement Notice: Ruth Wingeier, CNM

Ruth Wingeier, CNM, retired from her home birth midwifery practice on 1/1/2020 after 37 years of full-scope nurse-midwifery and assisting at 2000 births in Long Prairie, Minnesota. She and her husband will enjoy...