Learning to Fly

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Katie Moriarty on Sister France's first steps as a true Midwife.

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The Supporters

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Katie Moriarty says we can all be that safe landing spot for others—but we have to open our eyes to who needs us and how we can be there for them.

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'Our Bodies Are Only Part of Who We Are'

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Katie Moriarty says just as there are variations and a spectrum with color – there is also variation or a spectrum with sexual anatomy.

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The Dangers of Closing Off Safe Options

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Katie Moriarty on a how a backstreet abortion in 1964 Poplar reveals that reproductive rights for women are still extremely challenging and that in the year 2019.

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Going Beyond the Surface

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Katie Moriarty highlights what Poplar's clinicians and staff do to go above and beyond for their patients.

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When the Little Things are Teachable Moments

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Katie Moriarty on how showing respect can open a door of trust.

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When Objects Summon Powerful Memories

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Katie Moriarty discusses the difficulty of discarding objects that have a story to tell.

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Working Within and For a Community

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Katie Moriarty argues health is a function of physical, mental, emotional and spiritual wellbeing.

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A Time to Reflect

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Katie Moriarty uses the end of Season 7 to slow down and reflect on life, loves, losses, pains and true joys.

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Challenges and Opportunities Shared Across Generations

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Katie Moriarty on the three Rs of Midwifery: relationships, resilience and reflection.

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Addressing the Mind, Body and Spirit

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Katie Moriarty on the importance of finding the time to heal yourself.

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The Importance of Space and Place

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Katie Moriarty on the interplay with space and place during birth.

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Reflecting on the Joy and Pains Within Our Lives

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Modern Day Midwife Katie Moriarty reflects on the joy and pains within our daily lives, and the need to expand our commitment to moms everywhere.

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Finding the Right Support Group

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Modern Day Midwife Katie Moriarty recounts the many types of support groups mothers can reach out to optimize your mind, body and/or spirit.

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The Realities of Female Genital Mutilation

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Modern Day Midwife Katie Moriarty recounts how she, like so many other health care professionals, was ill prepared for her first encounter with FGM.

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