October 1, 2017

Episode 12 – A Lawyer on “State-Sanctioned Rape” of Arkansas Midwifery Clients

In this episode, Cristen speaks with Kesha Zaffino, an Arkansas lawyer who represents consumers working for better midwifery regulations.  Right now, for example, the law requires […]
September 20, 2017

New Stricter Regulations Proposed for Arkansas Licensed Midwives

Arkansas Licensed Lay Midwives are regulated by the Arkansas Department of Health. Current rules require mothers to prove they are medically fit to endure a midwife-assisted […]
June 27, 2017

Kesha Has Been Nominated

Kesha has been nominated to be a part of a group of key stakeholders in the midwifery community led by Dr. Melissa Cheyney and Dr. Courtney […]
June 27, 2017

Unconstitutional State Agency Rule Making in Arkansas

The latest on unconstitutional state agency rule making in Arkansas. After having a baby in California with a midwife and doula in a baby friendly hospital […]