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Meet the Doulas

Our partners over at Atlanta Birth Doula are holding a free Meet the Doulas night on Thursday Nov 10.  Meet several Doulas and some of our Childbirth Educators, learn some birth comfort measures and have some yummy treats!  Register here so they know to expect you.

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Are you looking for a cheap doula? 4

Written by Christine Strain TheFeministBreeder posted this great blog about doulas the other day about her initial impression of what a doula was, and how that changed when she met the doula for her second birth. I was reading and nodding along, especially when I read this line: “I realized not only that doulas are […]


Being the birth partner – what do you need to know?

This is a great article with some rules for birth partners to follow.  Yes, daddies-to-be, that means you.  This is a great starting point for learning how to support your partner during her labor.  Another great source is The Birth Partner, Second Edition by Penny Simkin.  It’s very important that you understand the process of […]


Is an epidural right for your labor? 1

The majority of American women choose to have an epidural during labor and birth.  Like most interventions, an epidural can be an important tool when used judiciously.  Occasionally, it can help prevent other complications.  However, an epidural has its own risks, and women should be aware of these risks to themselves and their babies well […]