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35 Secrets Midwives Will Never Give Away

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5. Midwives are jacked, because this is the arm workout they do every day.

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10. Midwives go through extensive training.

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16. Wellness means something different to midwives than to other people

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20. Every midwife forms a special and deep attachment to their practice dolls during training.

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21. Midwives can answer any question you could possibly have about feeding your children.

22. They're also essentially personal trainers, and can help you work out muscles you didn't even know you had.

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25. Nothing is taboo for a midwife.

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26. And nobody is more eager and hopeful than a midwife student and the beginning of their training.

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27. And don't forget about the male midwives! (And yes! They're still called midwives!)

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28. Even the longest, most exhausting overnight shift is made more bearable if your favorite colleague is there to assist.

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29. Midwives will not hesitate to throw anyone out of a delivery room at any moment for any reason.

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31. And they are constantly amazed by small wonders.

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32. Midwives see mothers and their loved ones at their strongest, weakest, most vulnerable, and at their happiest.

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33. A midwife is the strongest shoulder you can lean on.

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34. And it's never just a job. It's a calling.

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35. But the best reward a midwife can get is a heartfelt thanks from the mother she helped.

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This post was translated from German.