Understanding the urban/rural differences and similarities in fertility behaviors may help you plan expansions of your business, prepare for a future move to a new part of the country, or understand why the advice you get from other professionals does not always work the way you expect.
Have you ever noticed that some topics get more research time than others? A recent systematic review identified a big hole in the evidence for practice: how can we improve communication between maternity care staff and women during labor and birth?1
A few weeks ago I asked my Twitter followers about the “bad habits” they had when they were new doulas. I wanted to share this interesting response: getting mad when someone hires a different doula. Can you relate? It is hard not
I spent this weekend in New Jersey presenting information about my water birth research to a wide variety of families and professionals. I had been nervous that I wouldn’t be ready; I had been battling a respiratory virus since returning from the