The Midwife Crisis

The Midwife Crisis

We are two midwives, these are our stories: A candid look into the curious world of women. This is a look at the intersection of the curious world of women and race, culture, sexuality and midwifery. We look from the perspectives of two midwives who are everything but simply black and white. Join us and find out why the crisis, or why not?

Recent Episodes

June 2, 2021

Boob’s the word! | S2E6

Piyar and Kayte talk Breast Cancer with special Guest - Shoshana.

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May 26, 2021

Season2 - Microsode #4

Piyar and Kayte answer a listener question.

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May 19, 2021

My neck, my back, my GERD and my Zantac | S2E5

Piyar and Kayte discuss common discomforts in pregnancy.

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About the Hosts

Piyar

Host

Piyar is a Certified Nurse-Midwife who is living her best midlife, constantly searching for creative ways to entertain herself and others. Ivy league educated, she currently practices midwifery at an urban university hospital but was in private and community practice for over 25 years. Piyar is an urban dweller and is involved in her local community and loves to travel, read and spend time with her family.

Kayte

Host

Kayte is a 30 something midwife, mama, partner and advocate living on the Shoreline in CT (Or as Piyar likes to call it, Pleasantville). Kayte grew up in a house full of nurses and was easily led down that path, studying at Universities that focused on community based care for all. While her mission is to make a difference in the lives of all women and families, she keeps herself afloat with coffee, tattoos, Halloween and Hanson.

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