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doula
Pronunciation: 'dü-la
Function: noun
Etymology: Modern Greek, female helper, maidservant, from Greek doulE female slave: a woman experienced in childbirth who provides advice, information, emotional support, and physical comfort to a mother before, during, and just after childbirth

 

Benefits of having a trained Doula:

  • 50% reduction in the cesarean rate
  • 25% shorter labor
  • 60% reduction in epidural requests
  • 40% reduction in oxytocin use
  • 30% reduction in analgesia use
  • 40% reduction in forceps delivery

Information was obtained from Mothering the Mother: How a Doula Can HelpYou Have a Shorter Easier and Healthier Birth, Klaus, Kennell, and Klaus (1993)

 

Sacred Intuition Orlando Area Doula services include:

  • 24/7 on-call availability
  • Birth Preference counseling
  • Continuity of care throughout labor, birth & postpartum
  • Prenatal & postnatal visits
  • Education & Empowerment
  • Physical and emotional support
  • Optimal Fetal Positioning Techniques (trained in Spinning Babies)
  • Rebozo Techniques
  • Belly Mapping
  • Breastfeeding support (referral to professionals when necessary)

 

 

If a doula were a drug, it would be unethical not to use it.

~John H. Kennell, MD~

 

 

*Orlando Doula services available at standard local Orlando area pricing

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