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PBS hit brings attention to O.C. midwives
Orange County Register

When midwife Lorri Walker attends a home birth, she packs the trunk of her Lexus with the modern tools of an old-fashioned trade: oxygen tanks, IVs and emergency resuscitative equipment. Walker is an Irvine-based certified nurse midwife, a model based on the British system portrayed in the hit PBS show “Call the Midwife,” which chronicles young midwives who carry medical bags of basic equipment on their bicycles.