107: Home Birth: Why It's Safe, The Midwifery Model of Care, What If There's An Emergency, and Respecting The Oxytocin with Hearth and Home Midwifery


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Home births have the same results as hospital births for babies, and better results for mothers.

This episode breaks fears our modern society has around home birth and provides facts and information about the experience of the midwifery model of care

Guest: Charli and Sarah of Hearth and Home Midwifery


  • 16:39 The midwifery model of care explained, and what it looks like in action
  • 24:43 Important differences between hospital based care and midwifery
  • 32:47 Reasons home birth might not be a good fit
  • 51:28 Respecting oxytocin - why and how this is done
  • 57:15 Addressing the safety concerns for a home birth

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