A doula is a person who provides emotional and physical support to you during your pregnancy and childbirth. Doulas are not medical professionals. They don’t deliver babies or provide medical care. A certified doula has taken a training program and passed an exam in how to help pregnant women and their families during this exciting but challenging experience.
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The benefits of having a doula as stated on the Mayo Clinic Site.
A decreased use of pain relief medication during labor.
A decreased incidence of C-sections.
A decrease in the length of labor.
A decrease in negative childbirth experiences