Doula Hardy Baker shares her philosophy that a doula-midwife team can “create the most powerfully supportive experience for the birthing woman.”
Read more…. Doulas, Creating Global Change
Mack writes about coming to terms with a less-than-perfect birth.
Read more…. Forgotten Labor
Learn about the inception and growth of the European Doula Network, which started in 2011 and continues to grow.
Read more…. The Birth of the European Doula Network
Serving as a postpartum doula does not always lead to a positive outcome. Kolb shares the challenges of being a doula when a stillbirth or other trauma occurs.
Read more…. The Other Side of Doula Work
A simple fix can prevent nausea and vomiting in a planned pregnancy.
Read more…. How to Prevent Nausea and Vomiting during Pregnancy
Photos by Patricia Couch
Couch gives us a bird’s eye view of her experiences volunteering as a midwife in Haiti.
Read more…. Midwives, Mountains, and Memories: MamaBaby Haiti
One in three women in the US has experience childhood sexual abuse. This article provides information key to supporting these women during all parts of the childbearing year. Read more…. Supporting Sexual Abuse Survivors in Childbirth