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A Rainbow Birth Story

By the time the big day finally rocked around, I was so done. Done with the anxieties of a pregnancy after two consecutive losses, with being huge and uncomfortable, with mounting pressure to induce. 1,776 more words

Babies

Meet the Mommy: Virginia

Meet the Mommy: Virginia
This is the second interview in a series called Meet the Mommy. Readers will hear voices of moms who have chosen Sisters Midwifery and Genevieve as their midwife. 460 more words

Home Birth

Doulas: Should you hire a labor coach?

What’s a doula?

A birth doula is a trained labor coach who assists you during labor and delivery. She provides you with continuous emotional support, as well as assistance with other non-medical aspects of your care. 794 more words

Doula

Doula Creates Natural Childbirth App

by Samara Lynn    Posted: November 14, 2016

A Brooklyn Doula brings the ancient practice into the 21st century with her new app

Yasmintheresa Garcia is a doula—a person who assists a woman before, during, and after childbirth. 336 more words

Press

Covered goods Nursing Cover Review

While trying to find a new nursing cover I came across Covered Goods. After reading the positive reviews I decided to contact the company and they sent me a nursing cover in the print black and ivory pinstriped. 242 more words

Healthy

Video: Plant Based Postpartum Recovery at 2 Weeks

I won’t repeat the video verbiage here, but I did want to drive home a few things.

First, I want to share encourage to every woman about how it’s not only possible to have a beautiful and empowered birthing experience, but their right.   137 more words

Pregnancy

A Doula's Role from a Husband's Perspective

One question I am usually asked by a couple is: “Will having a doula benefit my husband/partner? Is there a need for a doula since I will have my husband there to support me?” It can be hard for me to articulately answer this question, as I have never been in that role before. 932 more words

Labor