If you are anxious, confused and not knowing what to expect during labour and birth or simply require additional support, consider hiring a Birth Doula. Having a doula in Singapore has shown to improve birth satisfaction, birth outcome and therefore, parent's leave the hospital feeling supported. As a result, it reduces postpartum depression.
What is a Doula?
Doula is a birth companion who acts as an emotional tranquillizer for the labouring woman and her partner. Birth Doula is mainly woman supports woman at birth as she has been through childbirth or a trained birth professional who is familiar with the hospital procedure and birth process. She supports expectant mom and her husband/partner in various aspects including and not limited to the following: