I have been an athlete for as long as I can remember. I started out in sports in my single digits years with cross country running and softball. In junior high, I added volleyball, basketball and track. By high school my parents had me narrow it down to 1 sport because they did have 2
Did you know that your body was created to birth your baby? The female body was created to accomplish extraordinary tasks during labor and birth. It is oh too common this day and age to just go to the hospital and have a baby due to what we see on TV. TV shows give a
As a birth Doula, I have noticed that each and every birthing mother handles her labor/birth in her own and unique way. Some are calm, determined and just breathe; others have great control with wonderful voice expression and some really find their rhythm and rock their baby out. No matter what is said or not
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Here he comes into your arms, covered in vernix and taking his first few breaths, the moment you have worked so hard for and waited for since you found out you were pregnant. The great release and feeling of your baby from your womb to your chest is almost overwhelming. What do you do next?
The most effective laboring positions for giving birth are the ones that help baby descend through the birth canal the easiest and quickest. There are positions that make the contractions more painful or less painful; some positions add unnecessary pressure others relieve pressure. Working with your partner and birth Doula can help you find the
Recently as a birth Doula I have noticed that the baby’s position is not ideal for birth, such as transverse (lying sideways in uterus), breech (babys bottom is down) or being posterior (baby facing forward). This isn’t the case for all babies, but it does seem baby’s position is not ideal for delivery and labor
Birth Doulas in the past have had the problem of helping our clients take their placenta home for placenta encapsulation. 2015 legislative session passed HB 1670 making the placenta able to go home with the birthing mother from the hospital. This bill takes full affect in January 2016. This is totally exciting among birthing mothers
I have met this young, vibrate mother of 5, yes mother of 5, all naturally birthed I might add, through volleyball. Our 14 year old daughters play on the same volleyball club team this year. Since she has experienced natural birth 5 time,s we talk birth, Doula and other mommy stuff. She truly understands the
I have really enjoyed being a Doula so far!!! I have been trained by DONA and wanted to further my Doula education and techniques. I just recently trained with Birth Boot Camp Doulas (BBCD) and became certified!!! I feel like I am overall more educated in different areas of the birthing process, techniques and postpartum.