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(Weaver or Spinner) Goddess of home and hearth, perhaps sovereign over the Domovoi, a patroness of fertility and midwivery, and one of the eight primary Slavonic deities. She was the wife of Perun, and was represented as a woman with a large head, long arms...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
An Aspect of Diana, Lucina is both a Spirit of midwivery as the Source of the first light seen by a newborn, and also Goddess of Moonlight and hence bringer of visions and phantasms. See also Candelifera....
Deities & Heros >> Roman

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Royal baby: Meet the midwives who delivered the new princess after winning
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'Love is love and we absolutely love our baby'
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Unpaid work for Hywel Dda nurse who 'failed to declare' dismissal from ABMU
The job was temporary to cover maternity leave, but Lagman was later given a permanent post while lodging an appeal with the Nursing and Midwivery Councl, which had issued an interim procedure order. In December 2013 he informed nursing managers ...
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