Supporting Families Through Pregnancy, Birth & Postpartum.
When continuous labor support was provided by a doula, studies show a:
31% decrease in the use of Pitocin
39% decrease in the risk of C-section
15% increase in the likelihood of a spontaneous vaginal birth
9% decrease in the use of any medications for pain relief
14% decrease in the risk of newborns being sent to the NICU
35% decrease in dissatisfaction with the birth experience