doula

The Doula Dilemma: 5 Reasons You Should Consider Getting a Labor Coach

Photo: Thinkstock / The BumpPhoto: Thinkstock / The Bump
Labor support has been marginalized in our culture in the last hundred years. The current medical model leaves little room for caretakers who are advocate for their clients, the birthing mamas. A new day has come where many hospitals are now welcoming a fleet of skilled and well trained birth professionals called,'the doulas".... read more

Why I Hired a Doula

Photo: Veer / The Bump
Photo: Veer / The Bump
Recently, I came across an article highlighting the differences between how American mothers are treated before and after birthing their children as compared to the treatment of mothers in different cultures. The article was eye-opening in many ways, and a read I recommend to all of you ladies. While reading about how little... read more