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California Parents Speak Up About Doulas!  Results from Listening to Mothers in California Survey

California Parents Speak Up About Doulas! Results from Listening to Mothers in California Survey

By Sharon Muza, BS, CD(DONA), BDT(DONA), LCCE, FACCE, LCE 2018 Listening to Mothers in California survey results were released earlier this month and the information shared is immensely interesting. This…

Hospital Cesarean Rates: What You Should Know

Hospital Cesarean Rates: What You Should Know

…the baby in the head down position. The results are fascinating — some hospitals are at or below this level and others are well above. Trends were seen in what…

Do You Know What Reduces the Cesarean Rate?  Birth Doulas Reduce the Cesarean Rate!

Do You Know What Reduces the Cesarean Rate? Birth Doulas Reduce the Cesarean Rate!

…that healthy low-risk pregnant people who were induced at 39 weeks of pregnancy had lower maternal and neonatal morbidity and a reduced cesarean rate. The study results had been expected…

Best of International Doula: Showing up online: doula keywords 101

Best of International Doula: Showing up online: doula keywords 101

…found that the first page of results gets 92 percent of all search traffic, and the first listing alone gets 32.5 percent of the traffic[1]. Your goal as a business…

WE’RE LIVE! Introducing DONA International’s New Online Data Collection System

WE’RE LIVE! Introducing DONA International’s New Online Data Collection System

…This new infrastructure will allow us to analyze the survey results, examine possible correlations, and draw meaningful conclusions that will contribute significantly to the body of research on doulas and…

Research Review: Bearing witness: United States and Canadian maternity support workers’ observations of disrespectful care in childbirth

Research Review: Bearing witness: United States and Canadian maternity support workers’ observations of disrespectful care in childbirth

…providers demonstrating disrespectful behavior, how the rate differed based on profession, and what personal and experiential factors appear to influence that perception.   What were the results of the study?…

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results, examine possible correlations, and draw meaningful conclusions that will contribute significantly to the body of research on doulas and provide insights into how DONA International can best serve its…

Find A Doula

…of more than 5,000 doulas available to serve you in more than 50 countries worldwide. It’s easy to search our database below. For accurate results, include postal/zipcode when searching. Your…

Doula Confidential! Respecting Client Privacy on Social Media

Doula Confidential! Respecting Client Privacy on Social Media

results in receiving the same information without compromising client privacy.                     I think it is clear in all five examples, that…

The Doula and Research: Great Resources to Build Skills

The Doula and Research: Great Resources to Build Skills

…on a specific topic can learn to compare studies that have seemingly conflicting results and form their own conclusions. Finally, doulas can learn how they can keep up with the…