How do you choose the correct size peanut ball?

How do you choose the correct size peanut ball?

If you are fortunate to go through labor and childbirth in a hospital that makes peanut balls available to its patients, you may think that the nurses know what they’re doing. If they offer a peanut ball or you request one, they may just grab the first one available...
Do you have the balls to increase patient satisfaction?

Do you have the balls to increase patient satisfaction?

Childbirth is big business, meaning that it is one of the reasons people visit hospitals in the United States. According to a 2009 study cited by Childbirth Connection, 23% of people discharged from the hospital in that year were childbearing women and infants. In...
Do you have labor support forms in your doula packet?

Do you have labor support forms in your doula packet?

It’s important when doulas begin their businesses to have a plan for how they will stay organized, gain information about their clients, and provide informational support. As key components of a doula’s role, these will require labor support forms, as well as other...
Labor Positions Chart for Your Doula Bag

Labor Positions Chart for Your Doula Bag

Do you have a Labor Positions Chart in your Doula Bag? Written for Premier Birth Tools by Missy David Birth or Labor Doulas offer non-medical continuous support to women before, during and just after birth, which includes assistance with labor positions. Included in...