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A doulas continuous support

during labor can:

 

  • 31% decrease in the use of Pitocin

  • 28% decrease in the risk of C-section

  • 12% increase in the likelihood of a spontaneous vaginal birth

  • 9% decrease in the use of any medications for pain relief

  • 14% decrease in the risk of newborns being admitted to a special care nursery

  • 34% decrease in the risk of being dissatisfied with the birth experience

Did you know?

A doula is trained in the art of birth support and has a keen eye and intuition for the type of support that is needed.

A doula provides continuous support throughout your birthing time.

A doula is not a medical professional. We do not provide any clinical tasks, procedures, or advice.

A doula provides many comfort measures througout your birthing time.

A doula is there to hold your space and support your decisions.

A doula helps keep the parents informed by promoting open communication between the mother and care providers and self-advocacy.  

A postpartum doula can also help lower the chance of postpartum depression, boost confidence in the new parents by providing informed care, and increase the likelihood of breastfeeding success.

Doula:

a person who is trained to assist another peron during childbirth and who may provide support to the family after the baby is born.