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Health Care Professionals each have their own sphere of practice, they overlap slightly but are distinct. A midwife is the best person to facilitate a normal vaginal delivery, whereas a doctor is best placed to facilitate an assisted delivery or a caesarian section. By having our own areas of expertise, we are able to specialise in our sphere better than if we tried to spread ourselves too thin.
Neither is midwifery all about delivering babies...
If you're applying for midwifery you need to further research the role of a Midwife