March 2019

Easy shortcut to share –> http://tinyurl.com/y6jpguf2 Message to Men: “If you don’t want to raise a baby, then don’t ejaculate in the birth canal !!!” This is the second half of a political report from another of my websites. Here is the link to the first part of the story   Part I tells a […]

Stand-alone Addendum for mfry educators, students and journalists Easy Shortcut to share –> http://tinyurl.com/y3evnwwa   word count 4100 A brief history of monitoring the unborn baby: Intermittent Auscultation ~ its verbs, nouns, and physician-inventors The first person to report hearing the sound of an unborn baby’s heartbeat was a 17th century physician by the name of […]

The False Association btw routine use of c-EFM to prevent cerebral palsy in the baby, pelvic floor damage in the mother & protect OBs from lawsuits ~ Part 3 of 3

by faithgibson March 11, 2019

Continued ~ Part 3 (of 3) Easy shortcut to share –> http://tinyurl.com/y65wzon5        word count 4600 How did the extreme discordance btw the scientific studies and current obstetrical standard of care come about? A quick history of fetal monitoring: Intermittent Auscultation & EFM ~ verbs, nouns, and names of physician-inventors   The first […]

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The False Association btw the routine use of c-EFM to prevent cerebral palsy in babies, pelvic floor damage in moms & protect OBs from lawsuits ~ Part 2 (of 3)

by faithgibson March 7, 2019

Part 2 (of 3)  word count 3400 Easy shortcut to share –>  http://tinyurl.com/yxz3h5oe Are ‘elective’ Cesareans an effective strategy for ‘saving’ the childbearing woman’s pelvic floor?   A Scar is Born Every 39 Seconds ~ an ad in Ob.Gyn.News, April 15, 1998 referring to the 1995 Cesarean rate while selling a product for post-op moms […]

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The False Association btw the routine use of continuous electronic fetal monitoring (c-EFM) to prevent Cerebral Palsy, Maternal Pelvic Floor Damage & Protect OBs from Lawsuits ~ Part 1 (of 3)

by faithgibson March 3, 2019

Part 1 (of 3) Easy shortcut to share –> http://tinyurl.com/y3ty2392  word count 3500 Revealing the false association between routinely using continuous electronic fetal monitoring (EFM) as a strategy to prevent Cerebral Palsy and other neurological damage in newborns Well-documented increase in Cesarean surgery associated with the routine use of continuous EFM in healthy (low-risk) women […]

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