I Am a Doula

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    The absolute gift of being allowed to help

    another woman in her most vulnerable time, to protect her and care for her is one of the greatest gifts I've ever been given! The first time I was asked to help a friend in labor, I secretly questioned my motivation. Was I there to have the privilege of being able to hold a...
    Islamujer Islamujer
    41-45, F
    Jan 26

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     what is a Doula?
    alsorolo alsorolo
    36-40, M
    4 Responses Jul 29, 2009

    What Is a Doula? Answer By Wiki

    A doula is an assistant who provides various forms of non-medical and non-midwifery support (physical and emotional) in the childbirth process. Based on a particular doula's training and background, the doula may offer support during prenatal care, during childbirth and/or during...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 30, 2009
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