22 09, 2019

Hormones of Labour


Hormones of Labour   Labour and childbirth in unpredictable and with that may come fears about the unknown and what to expect. Some fear if they will make it to their birth location on time. Depending on where the woman lives, this can be [...]

Hormones of Labour2019-09-22T12:56:15-04:00
19 06, 2019

Cycle Monitoring for Fertility


If you’ve been trying to conceive (TTC) you are probably already familiar with your period, charting and the changes during your cycle. Female Reproductive System Let’s take a step back and refresh ourselves with the female reproductive system. Uterus The uterus is a [...]

Cycle Monitoring for Fertility2019-08-26T00:04:01-04:00
16 06, 2019

How A Postpartum Doula and a Night Doula Can Help New Mothers


Expectant mothers are always receiving advice from other mothers about everything to do with parenting and babies – whether they’ve asked for it or not. All the mothers in their lives love to share their dramatic stories of childbirth or retell their worst Mom [...]

How A Postpartum Doula and a Night Doula Can Help New Mothers2019-06-16T21:43:55-04:00
5 06, 2019

Giving Birth in Canada


You’ve had your baby in Canada and are now wondering what this means. Does your baby automatically become a Canadian citizen? Do you if you are a permanent resident or non-resident? We have gathered answers to these important questions. Ontario Health Care In Ontario [...]

Giving Birth in Canada2019-06-12T19:50:27-04:00
5 06, 2019

Having a Baby in Canada


Giving birth in Canada In Canada over 385,000 babies were born in 2018, that’s over 1,000 every day!  Canada has public healthcare which is provincialized and in Ontario falls under OHIP. If you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, you can access these services [...]

Having a Baby in Canada2019-06-12T19:50:51-04:00
25 04, 2019

Postpartum Expectations


After labour and childbirth, the new mom enters a period of postpartum. This period is often referred to as the fourth trimester or the three months following birth. Postpartum can also refer to the first 12 months after birth. Depending on the birth outcome, [...]

Postpartum Expectations2019-07-18T18:53:21-04:00
11 04, 2019

The Many Benefits of Having a Doula


Being an expecting mother is a hugely personal experience. No matter what your doctors, relatives or friends say, nobody can quite describe the unique emotional and psychological journey you'll have when carrying a child or tell you everything to expect when you actually go [...]

The Many Benefits of Having a Doula2019-06-12T19:52:26-04:00
7 02, 2019

Questions to Ask when Interviewing a Birth Doula


A birth doula ("dula") can be an invaluable member of your birth team. Doulas provide physical and emotionally support to both the pregnant woman and her birth partner, doulas also provide information, education and advocacy. Birth doulas want to ensure that you have [...]

Questions to Ask when Interviewing a Birth Doula2019-04-04T23:59:19-04:00