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6 weeks Postpartum Care:
Midwifery Care
Skilled medical care & guidance for a healthy pregnancy, empowered home birth, & nourished postpartum journey.
Homebirth Services:

* medical labs & testing, as needed
* 1-hr prenatal visits (monthly/weekly)
* nutritional counseling
* pelvic floor instruction
* unlimited phone & email consultation
* birth/delivery
* partner support & guidance
* midwifery team
* local referrals & recommendations
* 1 Pregnancy Movement & Labor Dance Class
* 1 Postpartum Belly Binding
* 1 Postpartum Bone Closing
In the countries with the best pregnancy outcomes, midwives are the primary providers of care to 
pregnant women.

Skilled medical care for mama/baby unit. Includes breastfeeding expertise, postpartum healing, weight gain, sleeping & bonding, natural healing.



  • Day 1: breastfeeding & healing
  • Day 3: belly binding
  • Day 5- 7: herbal sitz bath
  • Week 2: growth & mindfulness
  • Week 4: pelvic floor instruction
  • Week 6: herbal bath & bone closing
  • More visits as needed
  • unlimited phone & texting support
-Gingi Allen, CPM, LM
INTERVENTIONPLANNED                      HOME BIRTH       HOSPITAL BIRTH

 Induction of labor (only with oxytocin or prostaglandins)        2.1%                                  21%

 Stimulation of labor (only with oxytocin)                                 2.7%                                  18.9%

 Electronic fetal monitoring                                                      9.6%                                  84.3%

 Episiotomy                                                                              2.1%                                  33%

 Vacuum Extraction                                                                  0.6%                                    5.5%

 Cesarean Section                                                                   3.7%                                  19%
Gingi Allen
Certified Professional Midwife, Licensed Midwife
DID YOU KNOW?
Midwives:

I love supporting families in peaceful birthing, while making space for them to trust more into their intuition and positive probable outcomes.
Lower
* Cesarean rate

* Use of regional anesthesia

* Labor induction and augmentation

* Infant mortality rates

* Preterm birth

* Costs for both clients and insurers


Increase:
* Satisfaction with quality of care 

* Chances of having a positive start to breastfeeding


www.americanpregnancy.org/labor-and-birth/midwives/
"The midwife's most basic task is to promote the mother's relaxation and peace of mind. Beyond her repertoire of medical techniques, her skills encompass less concrete abilities to intuit, evoke, & channel energy "