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An increase in Doula training and certification during the pandemic is helping equip a new workforce of professionals prepared to combat inequities in birthing outcomes. Racial inequities were prevalent before the pandemic but now concerns of expecting Black mothers are intensified as they try to navigate covid restrictions in hospitals while also hoping for a safe birthing experience. A doula is a professional labor assistant who provides physical and emotional support to you and your...


Covid preventive measures are known globally; wear a mask, stay six feet apart and wash your hands frequently. What’s not known globally is the intricacies of how single parents have been surviving the pandemic especially those who test positive for covid. Tonya Jones a single mother of five says it was a nightmare when she found out that she was covid positive. “I immediately went into a spiral, I didn’t know what to do.” With...

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