How Indigenous midwives help reconnect women with culture and pregnancy care

A century ago, access to an Indigenous midwife was common practice in First Nations communities. However, accessing an Indigenous midwife in Canada today is now nearly impossible, according to Carol Couchie, an Indigenous midwife and co-chair of the National Aboriginal Council…

Family Matters podcast: Why all same-sex twins should get genetic testing

View link » LISTEN ABOVE: The director of the Twin Studies Center at California State University explains why all same-sex twins should get genetic testing. Are you a twin? And if so, do you know with confidence whether you are…

Confirmed case of measles reported in Edmonton area: AHS

Alberta Health Services came out with a warning Monday after a person with lab-confirmed measles attended a number of public places in Sherwood Park, Edmonton and Nisku over the past couple of weeks. AHS said a person infected with measles…