Midwives are in demand across Canada, and students are keen to train. But universities can only admit 150 annually.
I had always been adamant: I didn’t want to give birth at home. But 18 hours into labour, I changed my mind and had an unplanned home birth.
The choice to have a home birth in Canada has been thrown into question this week after the Nova Scotia government suspended midwifery-led home births.
Pregnant women have many questions about how coronavirus will change their labour and delivery. We took those questions to top Canadian experts.