Did you know that worldwide only one in three infants less than six months of age is exclusively breastfed? http://ow.ly/AifvX
Every year 830,000 newborns’ lives could be saved if they are breastfed within the first hour after birth. That means 22 percent of newborn deaths could be wholly avoided if breastfeeding is started within the crucial first hour after delivery.
It is often the most fragile populations that need the most support. Looks like one state recognized the impact of doulas, and did something about it for a particular group of women. ...
It’s the first state to provide imprisoned women with this emotional and physical support.
Eating disorders and pregnancy can be a dangerous combination for Mommy and baby. On the Doula Spot blog today, a clinical dietician shares helpful info and tips.
“You want me to gain how much weight?! My body looks disgusting...I will never lose the weight...People will judge me and think I’m worthless...I feel so alone....” Not uncommon to hear from a pers...
Doula Training International is hosting a professional doula training in the Bay Area.
Communication: Hospital Staff and Doulas - Doula Trainings... doulatrainingsinternational.com
Join us for a workshop with Monnie Efross as we discuss how to better understand the roles of the intrapartum nurse and the professional doula. How do these roles differ and how may we as doulas best nurture the relationship between ourselves and...
Check out the Elder Midwife History Gathering Project! Support Barbara Grace to capture midwifery stories on film. http://ow.ly/BwlKU
Birthing and how we move through that process is a vital component in our cultural history. We have all been born and our entire future is set into motion from there. The Life lessons our amazing midwives have experienced must be recorded. I will be obtaining a first rate video camera and beginni...
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This group also has the protential to reach out help with the larger picture reaching out to support the global community.
Answering to the prayers of parents worldwide everyone wants to have a positive birthing experience, healthy children, clean water,healthy foods, education, have a trade, profession or job to compete equally in the global business community.
We have a way to support the fundamental needs of children and parents who don't have the information, financial, educational,emotional or physical support and want a better life for their children.
And help local parents and professionals at the same time near our own communities.
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I am pleased to announce that, as the owner of this group, I have just switched us to an open discussion group. All future discussions...