Options for breech birth are slim. Despite knowing that it may not be the best option for women, cesareans are often scheduled for women when....
Pick Your Flavor, Your Doula Supports YOUR Birth
Epidural, natural, cesarean, or something else? There's a lot to consider while planning for the birth you desire. Here are 5 ways your doula will support your birth!
So you have discovered that your first (or second, or maybe third) choice of care providers isn't right for you. Don't sweat it! I've been there too.
I teach childbirth classes, and a big component of our curriculum is helping students, parents just like you and me, learn what mother-friendly care is, and understand the importance of choosing the right birth team. And as a doula, I help parents formulate questions to pick the right care provider for their birth. But sometimes, despite all our best efforts, the need arises to change care providers.
Chiropractic care for pregnant women is safe for the mother and the developing baby. The American Pregnancy Association and Birth Boot Camp encourage mothers-to-be to find a chiropractor who specializes in prenatal care.
Did you know that what you do prenatally can largely influence how your labor and birth plays out. In this first part of comfort measures for labor, we're going to talk about prenatal comfort and having a healthy pregnancy.