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Far From Faddish: Doula Survey Shows Dramatic Decrease in Interventions

(1) Comments | Posted 21 March 2012 | (23:00)

World Doula Week starts on Thursday 22 March and, while I expect many of you will shrug your shoulders, raise an eyebrow and think 'World What What Week?!', this new survey from Doula UK might just change your mind.

With over 500 members, Doula...

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The Dark Side of the Baby Show: Arms Trade Links and 'Unscrupulous' Advice

(17) Comments | Posted 4 March 2012 | (23:00)

This weekend, as bumps and buggies meandered across London for 2012's first Baby Show (billed as 'baby and maternity shopping at its best') I wondered how many expected this to be an uncomplicated chance to choose high-quality essentials surrounded by support and well-researched advice?

In reality each £20-poorer...

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