A childbirth doula is a vital member of Mom’s support team during labor and birth, but did you know that some also offer postpartum doula services? Moms who use postpartum doulas insist they are more than worth the money.Read Full Story
Lately, it seems like moms are doing more than ever — they're working, cooking gourmet meals and crafting up a storm — all while raising their families and maintaining marriages and relationships at the same time. Whew! So, what do you think? Can moms really have it all?Read Full Story
Giving birth is a monumentally life-changing experience. Why do it alone? Throughout history, women have labored with the support of other women. A birth doula can offer continuous emotional and physical support, which has been medically proven to positively impact both the health of the mother and the newborn baby. Read on to learn why you should hire a doula for the birth of your baby.Read Full Story
Whether you are planning a pregnancy, just found out you're pregnant or are about to deliver, you've probably paid some thought to the actual birthing experience. In your research, chances are, you've heard the word doula bounced around and maybe have even wondered if a doula can help you with maternity care.Read Full Story
Now that you know that you are pregnant, you may begin to think about the type of prenatal care and labor and delivery you desire. With so many questions that pregnant mothers have, it may be hard to decide between an OB GYN and midwives or doulas. Discover the differences between each, what they offer during prenatal care, and how to decide when it comes to the big question of doctor or midwife: which should you choose?Read Full Story
So you’ve watched The Business of Being Born, you are totally up on your Kegels, and your birth ball is already getting a daily workout. What now? If you're planning for your ideal natural birth, follow the six easy steps below and take charge of your birth.Read Full Story
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