Posted by Candice Ullery | January 26, 2016

“A doula is a non-medical person who assists a woman before, during, and/or after childbirth, as well as her spouse and/or family, by providing physical assistance and emotional support.”

Above is the Wikipedia definition of a doula. What does it mean? Let’s break it down….


Posted by Candice Ullery | September 20, 2015

Shorter Labor: In 2012, a study of 15,000 mothers who chose continuous doula support showed that this decreased the length of labors by 40% It also revealed a 31% decrease in the use of Pitocin . . .