Category Archives: Labor Support

Pain in Labour: Your hormones are your helpers

Pain in Labour: Your hormones are your helpers © Dr Sarah J Buckley 2005 http://www.sarahjbuckley.com First published in Australia’s Parents Pregnancy, Autumn 1999, as “Your Hormones are your Helpers” This version updated July 2005 Imagine this. Your cat is pregnant, … Continue reading

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How A Doula Helps Women have Better Labor Outcomes

Benefits of the Doula Studies examining doula programs have produced several important findings about how babies and mothers fare after birth. The support of a doula can help to reduce: Duration of labor Likelihood of complications Need for epidurals or … Continue reading

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New to this game

WordPress is a new platform for me so be patient as I set it up and I promise you once I get the hang of it you won’t be disappointed! I am a DONA trained Labor Doula working towards certification. … Continue reading

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