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Misconceptions: Truth, Lies and the Unexpected on the Journey to Motherhood Read the rest of this review and see what Doula UK members have to say about it here
Wise Woman Herbal for the Childbearing Year Read the rest of this review and see what Doula UK members have to say about it here
The Red Tent Read the rest of this review and see what Doula UK members have to say about it here
Labor Pain Read the rest of this review and see what Doula UK members have to say about it here
Gentle Birth Companions: doulas serving humanity

The first ever, fully referenced, comprehensive account of the doula movement in UK/Europe, Gentle Birth Companions outlines the history and politics of the childbirth companion and the...
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Fathers-To-Be Handbook

Men becoming fathers today face new challenges as they increase their involvement in the family and participation in the birth of their children. Using real stories and solid research, the...
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Three in a Bed Read the rest of this review and see what Doula UK members have to say about it here
Secrets of Confident Childbirth - Create a Pregnancy and Birth To Celebrate

The book recommended by Midwives to prepare you and your birth partner for Birth! Revealing the secrets of having a good birth experience lies within these pages. Childbirth is a natural process...
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Caesarean Birth: a positive approach to preparation and recovery Read the rest of this review and see what Doula UK members have to say about it here
Blooming Birth Read the rest of this review and see what Doula UK members have to say about it here