Archives: Jaena Newman

The State of Modern Midwifery

The second season of the BBC’s hit show “Call the Midwife” begins March 31. In this hour, we’ll talk to the show’s technical advisor about how she coaches the actresses through (pretend) childbirth, while maintaining historical accuracy. Then we’ll discuss the effects of regulation and non-regulation of midwifery in present-day Ohio, and New York.

The State of Modern Midwifery

The second season of the BBC’s hit show “Call the Midwife” begins March 31. In this hour, we’ll talk to the show’s technical advisor about how she coaches the actresses through (pretend) childbirth, while maintaining historical accuracy. Then we’ll discuss the effects of regulation and non-regulation of midwifery in present-day Ohio, and New York.