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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

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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...

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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

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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...

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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

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New here

Hi Ladies, I am learning under Whapio Diane Bartlet for my birth Doula certification. What pointers could you give me to get my foot in the door? I also got my postpartum cert...

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Introduction

Hello everyone! I just joined this community. I have two daughters, the younger of whom was born in February, 2007. Her name is Szilvia Vivien, but we just call her Vivi. My...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Midwifes

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