Thank you to everyone for submitting your beautiful and touching stories of birth and doulas at work. For those of you reading who have had a doula for your birth, the following details will resonate and bring back wonderful memories.
By Jessica English, CD(DONA), LCCEIs the hospital you've chosen totally supportive of the six Lamaze Healthy Birth Practices? Once you educate yourself on the elements of a healthy birth, there may b
If you're considering hiring a doula for your birth, you may be wondering about the make-up of her fees, which can range from $400 - $1,000+. While the support of a well-trained doula is invalua
By Jessica English, CD(DONA), LCCE More and more women in the United States (and around the world) are having cesarean births. A recent study from the Yale University of Medicine showed two main reasons for the rise
Updated research demonstrates clinically meaningful benefits of bringing a doula, loved-one or friend for continuous support during childbirth.Many women may be surprised to learn that there is a simp