How to Care for Anal Fissures Postpartum?

Answer Sometimes late in a pregnancy, as well as postpartum, a woman can experience constipation caused by the increased weight of the baby on her rectum. And often with constipation come hemorrhoids and ... Read More »

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How to Care for an Episiotomy Postpartum?

A common practice during the delivery process, an episiotomy is a small incision made in the perineum - the area between the vaginal and anal openings - to ensure there is ample room to deliver the... Read More »

How to Care for Hemorrhoids Postpartum?

Pregnant women are prone to developing certain physical ailments in the latter weeks of pregnancy. Among these are hemorrhoids, varicose veins in the rectal area that protrude and cause pain, prima... Read More »

Postpartum Doula Training?

As a postpartum doula, you will assist new families in adapting to life together in the first few weeks after birth. The Doulas of North America (DONA) website notes that a postpartum doula "provid... Read More »

How to Prevent Postpartum Depression?

After giving birth, many women will experience a form of depression commonly referred to as the baby blues. Bouts of crying, anxiety, irritability and fatigue are to be expected. This is a normal r... Read More »