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Stork Helpers Doula Services

Welcome to Stork Helpers

June 13, 2018  |  services

Welcome to Stork Helpers!

I created Stork Helpers to help families through pregnancy, birth and postpartum care. Whether you plan to have a natural childbirth or a ceserean, there are many choices and options along the way.

I will be your advocate. My role is to simplify the process for you and your partner so that you can make the decisions that are right for you and your family.

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Benefits of a Home Birth

May 10, 2021  |  homebirth

I get asked a lot having a big family and being a doula If I had my babies at home. My answer is no, having babies at home never appealed to me. The reality is I never educated myself on birth really let alone home birth. I watched TLC's show A Baby Story or movies, but never took the time for a Google search or doing some reading.  Now that I have been a doula and have witnessed several home births. I see how beautiful and loving it actually is. 

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Benefits of Placenta Encapsulation

Placenta consumption offers many benefits to the postpartum mama. Below, I am detailing out some of the many benefits that can be gained from placenta encapsulation.

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placenta after birth

What is Placenta Encapsulation?

There’s two ways to have your placenta encapsulated. If you want to experience the raw consumption, but don’t think you can handle the texture, you can have them put in capsules. The other way is to have the placenta steamed before being encapsulated.

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What It Mean When Your Water Breaks

This is can be a big concern for most women who are pregnant.  Women often have anxiety about their water break in the theatre, while at the mall, in church, at a restaurant or at work. The good news is this only happens in 10% of women while at home or in the grocery store. 

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Testimonial: Kelly H's Story

September 13, 2020

Having Tamara be part of our birth experience was the best decision we could have made.

I didn't personally even decide I wanted a doula until well into the third trimester. I reached out to several different people, and set up a time to meet with Tamara. From the get-go, she was very responsive and flexible. We met at a Starbucks by my home and just chatted. I was immediately drawn to her warm and easygoing spirit.

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Free Teen Mom Support

September 6, 2020

Tamara has long been passionate about helping teenagers through the tough transition years from child to adult.   Tamara has seen first hand the struggles of teenagers and has actively volunteered with youth groups for the last 15 years.

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