Cesarean Awareness: Reduce Risk Tip #6 - Have Labor Support

The evidence has been in for some time now: Continuous, knowledgeable labor support from a trusted individual can significantly reduce the risk of cesarean birth.  Enter the doula! We care for the woman's emotional and physical needs during labor and birth and help access needed information. We also come alongside the woman's support person as needed, so that he or she can participate in the experience in a way that is most desired, creating a beautiful "trifecta" of intention, support and encouragement.  Want to know more? Check out some of the links below.

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Follow the links below for more information on the evidence for doula support.

DONA

Evidence Based Birth

BellyBelly

Science Daily

VBAC.com

 

 

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