SIGN-UP NOW! SIGN-UP NOW! Click to become a VoiceAmerica Member for Free!
Voiceamerica radio logo
voiceamerica-health-and-wellness radio logo
Apple logo Google Play Store Kindle store
Born to be Breastfed
top banner

Born to be Breastfed

Monday at 3 PM Pacific

September 11th 2017:Empowerment: What's the best-kept secret for birth and breastfeeding

Many women want birth and breastfeeding to go this way, not that way. They create a clear birth plan, go to childbirth education classes, and read all the books. But when the big day arrives, intervention after intervention often takes center stage, and the birth plan fades into the shadows. Research repeatedly confirms that doula support decreases the likelihood of obstetrical interventions, and increases the likelihood of successful breastfeeding initiation and continuation. Yet, few mothers hire a doula. Is a doula an expense, or an investment? Join Marie as her guest, Amber Thomas, exp

Read more
Share Email SHARE
Download PDF DOWNLOAD PDF
Get Code GET CODE

Tune in

Monday at 3 PM Pacific Time on VoiceAmerica Health and Wellness Channel
LISTEN LIVE
EPISODE ON DEMAND
VIEW HOST PAGE
Questions? Comments?
Call In Live!
Toll Free: 1-866-472-5792
Intl: 001-480-553-5759

Featured Guest

Guest Image

Amber Thomas

Amber Thomas has been caring for mothers, babies, and families during the childbearing process since 2001. Amber graduated from Texas Woman’s University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology with a double minor in Women’s Studies and Spanish in 2009. She is a bilingual healthcare professional who is capable of communicating, reading, and writing in both English and Spanish. As of February 2014, she received a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing degree from Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing- Dallas. She is a Registered Nurse with the Texas Board of Nursing and is currently working at Las Colinas Medical Center as a Lactation Consultant & Childbirth Educator. In addition,
Read more

Share This Episode

facebook Share On Facebook
twitter Share On Twitter
Linkedin Share On LinkedIn
Share Email Share this E-mail
https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2248/born-to-be-breastfed 21/11/2017 03:00 21/11/2017 04:00 Born to be Breastfed https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2248/born-to-be-breastfed Many women want birth and breastfeeding to go this way, not that way. They create a clear birth plan, go to childbirth education classes, and read all the books. But when the big day arrives, intervention after intervention often takes center stage, and the birth plan fades into the shadows. Research repeatedly confirms that doula support decreases the likelihood of obstetrical interventions, and increases the likelihood of successful breastfeeding initiation and continuation. Yet, few mothers hire a doula. Is a doula an expense, or an investment? Join Marie as her guest, Amber Thomas, explains how the role, training, and skills of the doula are very different from those of a partner, nurse, or midwife. Empower yourself whether you are planning for an unmedicated labor, epidural anesthesia, or even a cesarean delivery. Find out how one-on-one service, advocacy, good fit, and flexible customization of your birth plan and can help you to transform your plan into a reality. VoiceAmerica | Talk Radio | Online Talk Radio studio@voiceamerica.com false DD/MM/YYYY Add to Calendar
Email Host Email the Host

Connect with VoiceAmerica

Download our mobile apps
App store Google play Blackberry store
GPlus Facebook Twitter Linkedin Social Media
presspass-banner