ACCORDING TO THE ABOVE STUDIES, HOME BIRTH MAY BE CONSIDERED NOT ONLY AS SAFE, BUT SAFER FOR HEALTHY WOMEN HAVING HEALTHY PREGNANCIES, IF YOU FACTOR IN THE REDUCED LIKELIHOOD OF INTERVENTIONS (WHICH THEMSELVES COME WITH THEIR OWN RISKS).
PARTIALLY DUE TO THE FACT THAT THE SCIENCE SUPPORTS HOME BIRTH SAFETY, IN 2012 BC’S HEALTH MINISTER MARGARET MACDIARMID PUBLICLY ENCOURAGED WOMEN WHO ARE “LOW-RISK” TO BIRTH AT HOME. (TIMES COLONIST ARTICLE)
Home or Hospital? Holding the Space for Human Birth: Saraswathi Vedam at TEDxAmherstCollege
The importance of natural home births - Caroline Flint
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