A Birth Doula is a pregnancy & childbirth companion. She is someone who can help you navigate through your pregnancy, help you prepare a birth plan, answer questions and provide continuous physical & emotional support throughout the birth of your little one.
Birthing in water is one of the best comfort measures available to moms in labour.
Whether choosing to birth at home or in the hospital water can help to:
Increase comfort & relaxation
Facilitate mobility and position changes during labour & birth
Decrease a mothers perception of discomfort
Support a mother through buoyancy
Soften a mothers perineal tissues
Ease the transition for baby from the womb to the outside world