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Does the Moon effect birth?

After I read the below link from the Upstate BirthNetwork…I realized that we have some evidence today to speak on this topic…of course I hope everyone noticed the moon last night and will see it tonight…so BirthMatters had two natural...

Whatz a doula? This will explain it…..

Extra! Extra! Read all about US!

BirthMatters Cherokee County was featured on the front page of the Weekly Ledger in Gaffney and Cherokee County! We are happy to get this type of recognition for the community doula program…continue doing a great job!

Happy Holidays from BirthMatters

Breastfeeding Matters to Megan and Ethan…

In celebration of Breastfeeding this month, we sat down and had a conversation with Megan Bolton…a breastfeeding mom in the Spartanburg community. Here are a few of the thouhgts she shared with us… I decided to breastfeed because of the great...

Celebrate Worldwide Breastfeeding Month!

Summer Happenings…

Hello eveyone! The BirthMatters Team has been busy reaching out to the community at the ReGenesis Health Care Back to School Health Fairs! Several young mothers had the chance to meet our doulas at the Spartanburg event this past Saturday and the first...

little person, little hands

little person, little handsHi my little one who has me feeling this joyWhat a wonderful world since you entered it as a part of my life’s dealThe smallness of your body makes my protection guard ring highThe sweetness of your smell reminds me of...

Who Needs Contraptions Anyways!?

Everyday, we see moms and dads carrying their sweet babies in these bulky and chunky looking ‘contraptions.’  They weigh a lot without a baby in them…and even more when a bundle of joy is snuggled up inside it.  I am talking about...

It’s a Doula thing….by Ashley Lyles

I love being a doula because I get to meet new moms.I love explaining what a doula is and all the valuable information.I love that my moms appreciate the one on one doula care model.I love that they are excited that I will be with them at the birth. I...