Howes Birth Mirror
•An aid to normal birth
•Designed by a midwife
Virginia Howes an Independent Midwife from Ashford in Kent, has developed a specially designed stainless steel mirror without glass to use in childbirth. Virginia hopes to sell the mirrors to maternity departments and birthing units around the country to help increase the countries low normal birth rate. The Howes Birth Mirror has been design-protected and is now ready to go on sale in the UK.
Virginia who runs Kent Midwifery Practice, one of the busiest private midwifery businesses in the UK, said “The mirror is made from highly polished stainless steel so it can be sterilised unlike glass mirrors, it will not break, has no sharp edges and is angled...