This week I've been reading the Two For The Price Of One government report. It's about poor body image during pregnancy and the postnatal period.
It can be very hard as midwives to support and advocate for women in our idealistic culture.
We live in a weird world which demands women get back their 'pre-pregnancy shape' at the same time as advertising junk food. We have an obsession with thinness alongside an obesity epidemic.
In this post I want to offer 4 tips for promoting good body image as a midwife. Off we go!