Florence chats to Bridget Supple, Antenatal Teacher and news editor of the International Journal of Birth and Parent Education about her interest in the Microbiome and how that has developed into providing online courses for parents and birth professionals about the microbiome and how to best prepare for the optimum bacterial start for babies.
Last year Sophie wrote an open letter to magazine editor Natasha Pearlman after she shared in the mainstream press about her traumatic first birth experience. Now, a year later, Natasha is pregnant with her second baby and has shared her decision to have an elective caesarean birth in the Mail. Sophie discusses how doulas support women like Natasha and how, contrary to popular belief, doulas are able and willing to support caesarean births.
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Click here if you would like to watch Sophie’s video on the World Health Organisation’s guidelines for a positive birth experience