6 Benefits Of Having A Postnatal Doula

Most people have not even heard of a postnatal doula, but once I explain what I do they say "I wishknew about you when my baby was born!" Here are some of the RESEARCHED benefits of having a doula, according to Doulas of North America.

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  1. Mothers with doulas experience lower rates postnatal depression.
  2. Mothers with doulas find breastfeeding easier.
  3. Mothers with doulas report greater satisfaction, and have greater confidence in their ability to be good mothers
  4. Mothers with doulas are more satisfied with their relationship with the father of the baby six weeks after birth.
  5. Mothers with doulas experience more affectionate bonding with their baby.
  6. Mothers with doulas have more positive assessments of their babies.

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