There is a wealth of information out there about why doulas are a great choice for moms and about the many benefits of having a doula at your birth, such as higher satisfaction with the birth experience, lower incidence of c-sections, lower incidence of interventions, and a general feeling of being better informed and capable… Continue reading Dads and Doulas: Complementary Partners During Birth
"Doula" is becoming one of those new buzzwords that you hear everywhere--on blogs, in casual conversation, and all sorts of print media. Maybe you've even had a friend say she hired a doula for her birth or had someone suggest, "Have you considered hiring a doula?" But what exactly is a doula, anyway? The Merriam… Continue reading What is a Doula?