Today we talked to Debbie Newton, a Certified Nurse Midwife with Lima Memorial Alliance OB-GYN. Midwives partner with women to help them improve their overall health. They play a crucial role in health promotion by encouraging health screenings according to national guidelines. Specific to breast health, midwives educate women, encourage breast self-examination, and inform them of the benefits of a healthy lifestyle and a varied diet and exercise in preventing cancer. Experience the many benefits Nurse Midwives can offer your family by calling the healthcare professionals at Lima Memorial Alliance OB-GYN. Their contact number is 419-998-8245; that’s 998-8245.Or visit www.limamemorial.org.