Women's Health Community
Doula?
About This Community:

A community for people with Women's Health-related concerns. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences: medical conditions, general health, and management.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Doula?

I was just curious if any of you have used or plan on using a doula and what your experiance was like. I am training to be a doula right now and was just looking for any stories, good or bad, from people that have had one. People in this town have never even heard of a Doula. 6 months ago I attended my first birth and even the OB nurse had never heard of one.
Related Discussions
164559 tn?1233711618
I had a one with the birth of my son 3 years ago.  She was an incredible support to both myself and my husband.  Especially when things started to go horribly wrong and we had to make decisions.  She was our advocate during a vulnerable time.  She also kept our scared families informed as to what was happening.  (They all came to the hospital and waited through the labour)

Our son is perfectly healthy and I would highly reccommend having a doula during childbirth.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
2020005 tn?1417986816
Blank
KTowne Been worried that my sympto... Comment
5 mins ago
2020005 tn?1417986816
Blank
KTowne commented on zara2010's status
6 mins ago
Avatar universal
Blank
lazycat333 I am a bit worried. Comment
9 hrs ago
Blank
Menstrual Tracker
Track your cycles
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Weight Tracker
Reach your weight goals
Start Tracking Now
Top Women's Health Answerers
134578 tn?1455656688
Blank
Avatar universal
Blank
973741 tn?1342346373
Blank
136956 tn?1425609872
Blank
Mississauga, ON
1415482 tn?1459706314
Blank
Kingston, Jamaica
1340994 tn?1374197577
Blank
Raleigh, NC
Women's Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543 tn?1443740527
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Women's Health Answerers
134578 tn?1455656688
Blank
Avatar universal
Blank
973741 tn?1342346373
Blank
136956 tn?1425609872
Blank
Mississauga, ON
1415482 tn?1459706314
Blank
Kingston, Jamaica
1340994 tn?1374197577
Blank
Raleigh, NC