Loral Patchen

Breastfeeding: Providing Infants with Optimum Care from the Start of Life

the MWHC Blog Team August 02, 2016

Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week! This week, the Midwives of MedStar are celebrating World Breastfeeding Week from August 1-August 7. This…

Laugh through labor? Nitrous oxide makes comeback

Loral Patchen, PhD, Director, Section of Midwifery August 10, 2017

A “retro” form of pain control is making a comeback in the United States: nitrous oxide, often known as laughing…