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“I was like, ‘I can't have this Botticelli f**king goddess floating around my home,’” the comedian said of Domino Kirke.
The “Snowfall” actor has been a vocal advocate for educating Black mothers on the importance of midwifery and doula work.
COVID-19 kept them from delivery rooms. But doulas found ways to help women through unprecedented birth experiences.
No partners. No doulas. Giving birth alone is hardly what these women had in mind.
The U.S. has the worst rate of maternal mortality in the developed world, especially for black women. But having doulas during delivery makes a drastic difference. As New York looks to expand medicaid to cover doula care, a group of women in NYC is fighting to make doulas accessible to everyone.
The black maternal mortality crisis is not improving. Doulas can help.
The U.S. has the worst rate of maternal mortality in the developed world, but having doulas makes a drastic difference.
Let's start with the difference between a doula and a midwife.
Lets look at some amazing doulas in action.