Free Doula in Atlanta, GA

I have been attending births for 2 years now and have finally decided to go through my certification process with DONA. In order to complete the process I need to attend 3...

Started by Linda on 10/15/2010 in Due April 2011

Last update on 08/26/2011 by User


Life as a doula and a mum of 3 eeeeeek

I am a mum of 3 and just become a fully certified DOULA YIPEEEEEE very exciting.. If there is any mummus or mummus to b that have questions about doulas and the support we give...


Doula, Nurse Midwife, or Practicing Midwife?

Hi... I have a question. About 5 months ago I went through the normal induced, "epidural-ed," cut-my-belly-open "labor." I wasn't very happy about it and I'm going to do a VBAC...

Started by Sara on 06/10/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 06/10/2010 by Jennifer


At Home Births

Hello Ladies, Some background history.... I had my first and only child (for now) in Feb of 2006. I was young healthy, and strong. My pregnancy was low risk. No problems at...


how many minutes apart were your twins borns?

My hubby and me were discussing this and now i am all freaked out, he says its real common to have twins born up to two hours apart :o OMG but my bro and sis were 25 mins apart...

Started by Jessamy on 04/12/2009 in Twins

Last update on 07/08/2010 by Deidre


Anyone due this spring??

I am in the Ames area and just moved back to Iowa after a decade in the Pacific Northwest. I have a 5 year old little girl and we are expecting our second (a little boy) in...

Started by Shawn on 01/27/2009 in Iowa Moms

Last update on 02/25/2009 by Shawn


What do you think of

I saw a documentary this morning about the "Free Birth" movement where women are electing to have home births by themselves without the help of a midwife or any other trained...


Precitious (rapid) labor?

I'm wondering if any other moms experienced this and how you felt emotionally after the experience? I was only in labor for 2 hours and 45 minutes with my son and it took a...



http://www.truththeory.org/the-business-... Some women worry that a midwife cannot take care of them as well as a doctor. This is not true. Even the World Health...

Started by Julianne on 12/06/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 12/09/2010 by Ez


The Business of Being Born

Have any of you ladies watched this? I finally got to see it on Netflix last night and it's an eye opener. The statistics presented about child birth in the U.S. are...


Midwife vs. Doctor

Hello Ladies, I am just wondering how many have gone through Midwifery instead of a Doctor. My husband and I are expecting again, due in January, and we have an appointment...


Castor oil only partially working?

before i ask, i want to say that i really don't want any negative feedback. i just joined circle of moms hoping that it's not like the rest of the forums, where moms want to...


Breastfeeding Law?

Gisele Bundchen believes mothers should breastfeed their babies for six months Photo: REX FEATURES The catwalk star, who lives in the US, risked controversy by saying there...

Started by Sara on 08/03/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 08/13/2010 by Toni