Monthly Archives: April 2016

Anti-vaccine nurses and midwives 14 – Organic Midwifery: Victoria

Organic Midwifery is Melbourne-based business operated by Helen Brown and Malinda Morieson: Helen Brown is a registered midwife who trained in the UK, then, New Zealand, before taking up registration in Australia: Update October 12 2016 Helen Brown has since … Continue reading

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UPDATE APRIL 24 2017 Kerry Baker has had a reprimand and conditions placed on her registration, in what is now her second regulatory sanction, for anti-vaccination activism, in four years: Conditions: On 18 April 2017, the Performance and Professional Standards Panel … Continue reading

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Anti-vaccine nurses and midwives 12

Alisha Wood is a registered nurse from Queensland who claimed to practice as a volunteer breastfeeding counselor for the Australian Breastfeeding Association: [Edit April 29 2016: the Australian Breastfeeding Association has promptly replied, stating that “Alisha Wood is no longer associated … Continue reading

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Chrissy Fletcher is a registered nurse who lists the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital as a (former?) workplace, on her Facebook profile. The hospital confirmed that Fletcher works/worked there, but, her extension rang out when I was transferred through for confirmation. I … Continue reading

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Anti-vaccine nurses and midwives 10

On a sad day in which we discover that a Melbourne woman is suffering from SSPE – an always-fatal condition which is caused by contracting a measles infection years earlier – we bring you one of the worst cases of an … Continue reading

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Anti-vaccine nurses and midwives 9

Laurie Cairns-Cowan is a registered midwife in Western Australia. Her registration was approved under the Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition Act 1997: Cairns-Cowan is a member of the rabid anti-vaccination Facebook group, Anti-Vaccination Australia: On February 15 2016, Cairns-Cowan identified herself as … Continue reading

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Serafine Nichols is a registered nurse and registered midwife from Western Australia: Nichols (AKA Hinemoa Fine; now Evangeline Maude) came to our attention in the Perth No Jab No Pay anti-vaccine protest group, in May 2015. On May 17 and 18 2015, … Continue reading

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Antivaxers accuse whooping cough mum and baby of being crisis actors in false flag operation

Publicly available photo courtesy Facebook, Carmit and Eva. A story which has gone around the world for the selflessness shown by a mother whose baby contracted whooping cough from her, the inevitable has come to pass. Anti-vaccination activists have attacked the … Continue reading

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Kate Larvin is a direct-entry level registered midwife in Victoria: Larvin’s registration does not include endorsement to administer scheduled medications: Larvin notes her qualifications on her Facebook profile: Larvin runs a business providing “holistic midwifery” services, which includes a number … Continue reading

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Anti-vaccine nurses and midwives 6

Ellen Thirley is a registered nurse and registered midwife from the NSW central coast. Thirley states her profession and employment history on her Facebook profile: Thirley first came to our attention on the Facebook page of the discredited anti-vaccination organisation, … Continue reading

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