‘Looking for a way to decrease the length of your labour, reduce your need for pain medication, decrease your chances of needing a forceps delivery or a Caesarean, and leave you feeling satisfied about your birth experience? What you need is a Doula—the birthing world’s equivalent of a fairy godmother’.
By Ann Douglas
A wonderful article promoting the use of Doulas in the labor and birth world, highlighting the amazing benefits these experienced women can bring to your birthing journey.
‘If a Doula were a drug, it would be unethical not to use it’ Dr John Kennell 1998 DONA International Founder I believe every mother should have a Doula.I believe that Doulas have the power to enable women to experience … Continue reading →
Are you still confused about what a Doula does, or how a Doula could help you? Maybe this will help… Learn more about how a Doula can be a wonderfully empowering and supportive addition to your birth team. http://doulafilm.com/ Related … Continue reading →
I’m really excited as a Midwife and a Doula, and someone who loves all things birth, about the launch of this new project. I’m equally excited that the 2 front runners of this project are Brits!! 2 wonderfully passionate film … Continue reading →
Finally, a TED Talk about birth! Ginny Phang, a Singapore-based Doula and childbirth educator, discusses why a Doula can be so valuable to a woman in labor. Ginny believes in enriching a woman’s childbirth experience, supporting couples through their choices … Continue reading →
Since moving to Los Angeles late last year, I’ve spent my days working with a wonderful bunch of midwives and mamas at Art of Nursing Care, in Marina Del Rey. Nine months have gone by since then and I feel … Continue reading →