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  • 06 August 2018
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Louisa - Midwife

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Louisa’s positivity about midwifery is infectious. Smiling and ebullient, she leads us through her midwifery training with lively and fun videos. Yes, many of these videos offer practical tips and guidance for other midwifery students and those considering becoming a midwife. But her videos can also reveal insights for anyone, generally, notably her vlog that explores if men make good midwives.

3 Tips for getting university work done at home

Staying motivated at home can be constant battle. Louisa, gives her 3 tips on staying focused whilst studying from home.

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How to become a midwife

Louisa, takes a comprehensive look at the job of a Midwife and outlines how to become one in this complete guide.

What my first birth was like as a student midwife

Louisa, reflects on her first experience of a birth, and highlights the procedures and emotions that it can involve.

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The 5 things I love most about working in midwifery

If you're wondering if you should become a midwife Louisa is here to inspire you with the top 5 things she loves most about this role.

Pregnant mums - here's 10 things your midwife wants you to know!

Here are the top 10 tips pregnant mothers might like to know - they are the things to keep in mind during your pregnancy.

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What should a midwife keep in their bag?

Louisa shares tips about what a midwife should keep in their bag so that they're prepared for a day at work.

How to prepare for and get over a night shift

In this video Louisa explains how she prepares for night shifts, how she deals with the challenges of a new routine and how she is beginning to get better at shift work.

Three Midwifery Degree Interview Tips

Louisa offers three top tips for anyone preparing for an interview to win a University place for a Midwifery degree.

Four tips to help you prepare for success in your first year at University

Louisa offers 4 useful tips to nurses and midwives about to embark on their first year of a degree course.

Nursing students - if you need help, ask for it

Louisa's latest video advocates Nursing students should reach out for help whenever they need support.

What I wish I knew before starting midwifery

In this video, Louisa shares what she wishes she could tell her past self about midwifery!

Best and worst midwifery placement experiences

Working on placement has its highs, but it also has its lows. In this blog, Louisa shares both. A doula that made her cry and a husband that made her day.

How to stay motivated as a student midwife

There are times as a student when you lose motivation for your course. But how can you find that passion again? Louisa shares her tips in this video.

Do men make good midwives?

Student midwife Louisa shares her opinion on whether men make good midwives. Quite a controversial topic which will have divided opinion! What do you think?

The top 5 most unexpected truths about Midwifery

What do you think Midwifery involves? In this blog and vlog, Louisa shares some unexpected things about Midwifery which you probably didn't know!

Managing time as a midwifery student

In this guide, Louisa shares how she manages her time as a student midwife. If you're a nursing or midwifery student, pick up these tips to help yourself out!

Previous life experiences that led me to midwifery

Everyone has a reason why they got into nursing and midwifery. In this blog, Louisa tells us some of her own life experiences that led her down the path to midwifery!

A midwife's tips on how to survive the night shift

Do you find yourself battling to stay awake on the night shift? Louisa has some tips on how to ensure you're as well rested as possible to survive the night shifts.

What I imagine my career as a midwife will be like

In this video Louisa talks about what she hopes happens with her future, and she talks about her absolute dream of where she wants midwifery to take her.

Top 10 tips to get through a 12 hour shift

12 hour shifts can leave you feeling exhausted. However, student midwife Louisa provides tips on how you can feel more energised on your longer days of nursing.

5 things I wish I knew before starting midwifery

Louisa, a student midwife and one of our fab influencers, gives you an insight to student midwifery and the 5 things she wishes she knew before she started.

My favourite parts of being a student Midwife

Louisa is a student Midwife, studying at Kingston and St George's in London. In this video she talks about her favourite parts about being a student midwife.

About the author

  • Louisa Lewis
    Student Midiwfe

I'm a student Midwife studying at Kingston University, partnered with St. Georges in London. Alongside my uni work and placements, I also create vlogs for my channel, Being Louisa, and for Advice

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  • Louisa Lewis
    Student Midiwfe

I'm a student Midwife studying at Kingston University, partnered with St. Georges in London. Alongside my uni work and placements, I also create vlogs for my channel, Being Louisa, and for

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