New Water Birth Study Released

New Water Birth Study Released

A new water birth study has been published in the December 12, 2019 issue of The Journal of Perinatal & Neonatal Nursing. The study was conducted by the American Association of Birth Centers utilizing data from the organization’s members. The water birth...
Postpartum Depression / Perinatal Mood Disorders

Postpartum Depression / Perinatal Mood Disorders

Postpartum Depression is now often referred to as Perinatal Mood Disorder because these issues are not just limited to postpartum or to just depression. Depression, anxiety and other mood disorders are common in pregnancy and the first year postpartum and the new term...
Special Presentation – Postpartum Support for Mom & Baby

Special Presentation – Postpartum Support for Mom & Baby

Our Doula Team hosts a “Birth Preparation” meeting monthly at Sweet Child O’ Mine. These meetings are open to anyone and we invite you to join us. This is an opportunity for you and your family to meet the Doulas, ask your questions and better prepare yourself for...
Midwives & Doulas In The News – CNN Report

Midwives & Doulas In The News – CNN Report

CNN reports that Midwives & Doulas can improve health care access and quality of care to moms and babies. Beautiful story of a Native American family having a homebirth in New Mexico. “A growing body of research suggests that services and support from either...
Pregnancy and Infant Loss

Pregnancy and Infant Loss

October is Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Month. Losing a baby or child at any age or stage is not easy and it can be one of the hardest things in life to face. It’s comforting to know that when walking through loss and grief, there are people around us...