Doula Care

Doula

When asked to name the first medical professional that comes to mind, one would most likely answer a doctor or nurse. However, there are so many various fractions in the medical industry that one professional is often overlooked or sometimes people do not know of its existence, yet an important part to the neonatal unit is a doula. So what is a doula exactly? Is a doula a nurse or a mother helping another mother? Let’s delve in and understand some more. A doula (pronounced doo-lah) is derived from a Greek word. Translated it means “a woman who serves” and […]

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