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- Sophie, BSc (Hons) Midwifery  
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9 November 2016

As the apprehension mounts about what lies ahead of me, I am both worried and excited. Throughout my first two years of training I have experienced many joyful moments, moments of personal triumph and some times when I felt I was not good enough. Read more…

27 June 2016

The £1,000,000 question… Why did you want to become a midwife? This is a question I am asked more commonly than any other. It was a question that used to plague me in my application days out of fear that my answer was not good enough. Read more…

9 September 2015

I can’t believe how quickly my first year of the BSc Midwifery course has gone, let alone the three weeks annual leave we’ve just had, including a family holiday and cuddling my Black and White cat called Carly. Read more…

9 July 2015

All of my family work in some form of health and care setting. You could say it’s in my DNA to want to work with people. Sex education. That’s where it started for me. That is what made me want to become a midwife, but more on that in future posts. Read more…

4 June 2015

The summer before I started university was full of excitement at the prospect of leaving home, living on my own and starting afresh. Having always lived in the same, small city I was apprehensive but felt so ready to move out and start my life. Read more…

20 March 2015

Not only have I just found out that I have passed my last ever midwifery exam but I have also just had some excellent news! (more about this later). Read more…

9 March 2015

No matter how passionate you are about your course, when it comes to writing assignments it can be slightly challenging, which I’ve discovered recently. Read more…

5 March 2015

My last placement was on a midwife-led care unit which was my best placement so far; the unit allows women that have had a low-risk pregnancy a normal physiological birth in a calm and homely atmosphere. Read more…

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