Birth Doula? For me? Are you pregnant and trying to figure out how to prepare for birth and baby? Do you have unanswered questions and maybe some anxiety about the birthing process? Maybe you want to know more about Birth Doula Services in NJ? Look around! Anna Marina Ackerson, Birth Services offers Birth Doula Services or Professional Labor Support to birthing mothers and families in Monmouth County, NJ. Pregnancy, Labor and New babies take some getting used to, and most women and partners have lots of questions. A birth doula helps to clarify some of these questions or can help to direct you in your search for the answers you need. A birth doula supports your birth choices and helps to make your birth experience a more positive one for the whole family. Everyone benefits from a Doula, shouldn’t you?
Studies have shown that births with a Doula have:
25 % Shorter labor
60% Reduction in Epidural requests
50% Reduction in C-Section
40% Reduction in Pitocin use
40% Reduction of Forceps delivery
30% Reduction in Analgesia use
Doulas support the mother and the Birth family during the complex emotional and physical demands of labor. When this support is present it has been shown to lower the amount of obstetrical interventions, improve birth outcomes, improve the mother-infant relationship, improve breastfeeding outcomes, and improve the woman’s self esteem about herself and her birth.