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Pelvic What? The pelvic floor is the layer of muscles that stretch under the pelvis and support the inner organs (bowels, uterus, and bladder). I...
I'm a postpartum doula on Long Island. The first response I get when I tell someone this is, "What is a postpartum doula? What do you do?" The...
Coping During Natural Birth Pain. How Do I Do It? Is coping through natural birth pain possible? This is the most frequent question I get from moms,...
Fight coronavirus isolation depression with these five things. Just because we’re social distancing, it doesn’t mean we have to do it all alone!
The symptoms of COVID-19 have mainly proven to be more serious in older patients and those with serious complications such as heart and lung disease, and diabetes. But what about pregnant women and new moms?
The nursery is ready, you’ve gotten everything on your baby registry, and your pregnancy is nearing full term. But do you know how to labor effectively and push baby out?
You’ve done it! Congrats on your baby, mama! Be proud of what you’ve accomplished. Now it’s time for postpartum care.
I’m a new mom and all I want this holiday season is a break, so we’re asking our friends and family for a postpartum doula.
It’s no secret the TV and movie industry likes to take liberties when it comes to accurately portraying events. But, its representation of birth is perhaps the most dramatic and is negatively affecting our perception of labor and delivery. The differences between a Hollywood and real life birth may surprise you.