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Ontario has approximately 23,000 midwifery-led births every years

Midwives supported 10.8% of the births in Canada in 2016‑2017

80% of planned births through a midwife happen in the hospital

If you need, or choose, to have an epidural, you & your midwife will make a plan to move to the appropriate hospital to access it

Research shows that people who use midwives often lead to better outcomes for mothers and babies

Midwives are university-trained medical care provider

People with midwives are less likely to have cesarean deliveries or episiotomies. 

Midwives are fully funded through the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care 

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