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BIRTHFIT Podcast 121 Featuring Tracie Enis of National Black Doulas Association

  Lindsey: [00:00:00] So welcome to the BIRTHFIT podcast.   Tracie Enis: [00:00:04] Woooo Lindsey I’m so excited to be here.   Lindsey: [00:00:06] Yeah I’m super stoked to have you too because basically I want to repeat you know three quarters of the conversation we had two weeks ago. …

3 Simple Ways To Support Your Expecting BIRTHFIT Partner

Often times when a couple is expecting, I get questions and concerns from the partner on how they can best support mom and have some more intentional involvement within the pregnancy.  It is easy to feel disconnected since you are not carrying or birthing the baby, at times feeling like …

BIRTHFIT Podcast Episode 117: Emily and Michael Stanwyck Share Their Home Birth Story

    Lindsey: [00:00:00] So welcome back to the BIRTHFIT podcast.   Emily: [00:00:07] Thanks.   Lindsey: [00:00:07] Yeah, tell everybody status like what’s going on. Cause if they listened before they got to hear your pregnancy episode.   Emily: [00:00:17] Yes. So we are 15 days postpartum/Old over here. …

Do I Really Need a Doula if My Partner is Supportive?

The Differences Between a Doula and a Birth Partner Doulas are becoming more widely recognized but there are often many questions about the doula’s role on a birth team. One question that comes up frequently is: How is a doula any different than my birth partner (dad, partner, sister, mom, …

BIRTHFIT Coach Seminar Highlights

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Brute Strength Podcast Features Dr. Lindsey Mathews, DC & BIRTHFIT Founder

  In the words of Michael with Brute Strength… This week on the Brute Strength Podcast, I interview Lindsey Mathews (@gigemlindsey). Not only is she a coach at DEUCE gym, Lindsey is a doctor of chiropractic that specializes in the biomechanics of the human body. During her career Lindsey has …

BIRTHFIT Doula Seminar: February 2017 in Kansas City and Dallas

dou-la: a woman who serves BIRTHFIT doula: a woman or man empowered and educated to live a BIRTHFIT lifestyle; working to support a woman through her own BIRTHFIT lifestyle and guide her to take an ACTIVE role in her pregnancy The BIRTHFIT Doula Seminar is happening at four different locations throughout …

Want to be a BIRTHFIT Doula?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=joVSg2TMcac   http://www.birthfit.com/referrals/doulas/    

My Sons Attend Births

Recently a photo of a little girl hugging her mom before separating from her so her sibling could be born went viral. The comments I read on this photo varied in opinion from those empathizing with this mother to those thankful for not having had this experience. Nonetheless, there is …

The BIRTHFIT Doula Seminar

dou-la: a woman who serves   BIRTHFIT doula: a woman or man empowered and educated to live a BIRTHFIT lifestyle; working to support a woman through her own BIRTHFIT lifestyle and guide her to take an ACTIVE role in her pregnancy   The BIRTHFIT Doula Workshop is launching this fall. …