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The Sun State Doulas’ Difference

Sun State Doulas pride themselves on providing exceptional service, with the most reliable birth professionals, to the families in the Central Florida area. We have worked relentlessly to set ourselves apart in the Tampa and Orlando areas. We endeavor to provide the most knowledgeable, certified, and experienced birth professionals who deliver unbiased, non-judgmental support. We strive to be the difference you feel through every …

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Touch-Me-Not Pain Coping Techniques

When you despise being touched and are labeled as a “touch-me-not”, the concept of hands-on pain management during childbirth can make your skin crawl. How can you deal with the pain without someone touching on you throughout labor? We guest blogged for Albany Doula and Placenta Encapsulation. In that post we discussed some options for labor comfort and pain management …

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Webster Chiropractic Care for Pregnancy Pain Relief

Chiropractic care is the diagnosis and treatment of misalignment of joints, specifically those in the back that affect nerves, muscles, and organs. Pregnancy causes many changes to the body and musculoskeletal system. These changes can make pregnancy painful, activities uncomfortable, and sleeping impossible. Working with a chiropractor who is certified in the Webster Technique can relieve many pregnancy symptoms and …

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LatchPal Breastfeeding Clip – Product Review

What is a breastfeeding clip? Latchpal is a breastfeeding shirt clip that holds a breastfeeding individual’s shirt during the feeding. It eliminates the need for shirt re-positioning and disruption from a shirt coming undone and falling over the breast. It also allows the individual to nurse hands-free thus making for a more comfortable feeding experience. The owner, Melissa LaHann, was …

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Let’s Talk About Thrush! Symptoms and Treatments

What is thrush? Thrush is a yeast infection in the mouth, caused by candida fungus. Stress and certain birth controls can also be a contributing factor. Symptoms: Symptoms include creamy white, slightly raised lesions in the mouth. It can also infect the skin around nipples, which would be sore, red, itchy, dry, and possibly have shooting pains. Treatments: If thrush is suspected, …