Why hire a doula?
Birthing a baby can be stressful and chaotic.
A doula can help the woman and her birth partner have a positive birth experience.
Clinical studies have proven the effectiveness that a doula's presence can have while a woman is in labor.
- shorter labors with fewer complications
- decreased need for pain medication
- reduced need for artificial induction meds like Pitocin
- reduced cesarean rate by half
- reduced need for instrumental delivery
- increased success and duration of breastfeeding
If you're interested in reading more about the benefits of hiring a doula, read more here and here.