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Hundreds of stillbirths preventable with improved care: Research

In this article, originally published by RACGP,  I share insights about how stillbirth is an aspect of obstetric care that GPs may have difficulty approaching. —————— Australia’s stillbirth rates have hardly changed in 30 years, and experts say a main reason is that it remains a taboo subject. ‘There’s nothing… Read More »Hundreds of stillbirths preventable with improved care: Research

How to help patients contemplating a pregnancy in a pandemic

How to help patients contemplating a pregnancy during COVID times

In this article, originally published by Insight,  I talk about pregnancy matters during a pandemic. ———————- A NEWLY pregnant patient of mine with pre-existing mental health issues recently told me she was considering a termination. Despite previously wanting a baby, she was feeling distressed and ambivalent due to the coronavirus… Read More »How to help patients contemplating a pregnancy during COVID times