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Moments of truth are personal. They happen in different ways for everyone, and for different reasons. Have you ever wondered about the way other people approach their health and their care? Below, check out stories from real people like you about their experiences with the US health care system and with midwifery care. You can also share your own here.

My moment of truth

I am from Nepal, and I came to United States to pursue further education. As long as I remember, I have always wanted to make a difference in the field of women's health. However, I did not then know that I would choose the path of a midwife until I stumbled into a video from a home birth in rural Nepal that was unattended by any health care professionals. I was in tears as I was watching this video. This was a the moment of realization that I could become a midwife and help the women in need be here in United States or someday in Nepal when I have lot of experience or resources.

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