The Altsider had a guest on the FutureTalk show from right across the world – from Hawaii – her name is Clare Loprinzi and she is a traditional midwife

The maternal and infant mortality rates in the United States and Greece are amongst the highest in the industrialized world with cesarean rates in the U.S. at 31% and 50% in Greece.

In contrast, Holland has a low maternal/fetal mortality rate where 1/3 of the women give birth at home and “maximum result with minimal intervention” is the goal.

Members of the home birth movement have chosen their alternative form of care not through faulty understanding of medical principles, but as a result of active and reasoned disagreement with them” ~ Bonnie O’Connor

Clare Loprinzi is a Traditional Midwife, CPM, MCH, Mother Health International Director of Midwifery, a teacher…

For more information about Clare, traditional midwifery, and the natural/home birth tradition please visit Clare’s website http://www.clareloprinzi.com

To see Clare testifying against GMOs at a Hawaii County Council committee click here [Video]

Full Interview (save as): Altsider Interviews Clare Loprinzi

► Transcript: …whenever we are ready…

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