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Doulas Could Help Lower Insurance Premiums??

“The authors argue that covering doula care as a health insurance benefit could have clear, system-wide financial benefits. C-sections cost more than vaginal births — roughly $28,000 and $18,000, respectively, for commercial payers, according to estimates cited in the study. 68 more words


Broken Open into Love

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Staying Low Risk During Preganancy

As I mentioned in this post, Daniel and I have sought out a sort of hybrid style of pre-natal care. I see my OB for half of my appointments and my… 576 more words

Dearly Noted

Becoming A Doula

My latest foray into support work has been the Doulas Of North America course and certification program. When I was pregnant with my daughter I become obsessed with gathering information and learning all that I could about birthing. 498 more words

Support Work

A Lexicon of Despair and The Remedy of Presence: Finding the Words for Depression and a Partner for the Journey

So much of depression is loneliness, that self-selecting symptom of the illness.  Depressed people are isolated people. Like their brothers-in-arms, the pessimists, proven by science… 792 more words