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The Low-Down on LCM’s Big Move

Posted on: October 11, 2017 | Labor & Delivery, Pregnancy

If you’re pregnant in Loudoun County, you’ve likely heard of Loudoun Community Midwives. Their practice, which includes five delivering certified nurse-midwives (CNMs), has been serving the community for over a decade. Notorious for their intimate […]

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10 Ways Doulas Serve the Whole Family

Posted on: March 27, 2017 | Doula, Postpartum

What a ride it’s been. You found out you’re expecting and announced it to your family and friends. You probably talked a lot about bodily changes and functions during pregnancy. You’ve discussed plans and hopes for […]

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Can I eat during my labor?

Posted on: October 28, 2015 | Uncategorized

One of the most commons questions I receive as a doula is, “Am I really not allowed to eat or drink during labor?” These families go on their hospital tour where they’re told that only […]

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