Dr Michel Odent
Michel Odent, MD, has been in charge of the surgical unit and the maternity unit at the Pithiviers (France) state hospital (1962–1985) and is the founder of the Primal Health Research Centre (London). He is the author of the first articles in the medical literature about the initiation of lactation during the hour following birth and of the first article about use of birthing pools (The Lancet 1983). He created the Primal Health Research database. He is the author of 15 books published in 22 languages. His 2015 book, titled Do we need midwives?, is followed by an addendum titled Can Humanity survive medicine?
Latest posts by Dr Michel Odent (see all)
- The Common Points between Carnivorous Inuit & Indian Vegetarians - 14th August 2019
- Stress deprivation and Caesarean birth - 22nd March 2017
- Familiarity breeds strong immune systems - 12th June 2016