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Is it important to have a post-partum doula?

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Dr. Nicholas Fogelson
Specializes in Gynecology
Yes: Many women find having a doula to be helpful, others not so much. If you are delivering in a hospital, look for a doula with experience in hospital birth. Having a doula that is very anti-hospital (as some are) likely creates more stress than it relieves.
Answered on Jan 19, 2012
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