Monthly Archives: November 2010

Did you have a choice?

Did you get a choice about where and how you gave birth? Was it a real choice or just a list of options you couldn’t have or didn’t have enough information to choose from? Where women are given a real choice many do choose to have their babies at home, and they do so safely and happily. Continue reading

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So, why does the system feel challenged by doulas?

Doulas struggle with issues like the fact that the vast majority of committed and caring health professionals are not able to provide safe and effective care within the system.  Their practice is constrained by policies and procedures which are often … Continue reading

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