When building your birth team, it isn’t a competition between doula vs. midwife. Both serve different roles in supporting your pregnancy and birth.
Planning on giving birth outside a hospital or with the help of a doula or midwife? Read on to learn the ins and outs of your choice.
An unexpected change in her birth plan sent this woman on a different life path.
Working with these maternal health experts and advocates can make all the difference.
Shafia Monroe has started a movement to empower the black community, one birth and mother at a time.
While motherhood is a universal experience, every mother’s pregnancy and her child’s birth story is different. Educator Kim Parker of Boston shares with mater mea the story behind the arrival of her son, Elliott True.