In WHY DID NO ONE TELL ME THIS? doulas and reproductive health experts Natalia Hailes and Ashley Spivak answer these questions and more for today's wellness-focused, intersectional parents-to-be. Drawing on years of experience in their birth doula practice Brilliant Bodies, Natalia and Ashley:
Guide readers through the entire process of childbirth, from pregnancy through the immediate postpartum period
Empower readers to explore their own individual needs, know their rights, and find their voice both during and after pregnancy
Address the doubts and fears that often surround childbirth
Offer concrete advice and tips for partners
Packed with engaging, easily digestible information on a wide array of birth and parenting styles, this unique and inclusive guide is the perfect tool for millennial parents.
ABOUT THE AUTHORS
Ash Spivak is an Internationally Certified Birth Doula and co-founder of Allbodies (allbodies.com), a digital platform for modern health education. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, Forbes, Newsweek, and Teen Vogue.
Natalia Hailes is a birth doula, lactation specialist, and reproductive health advocate. She's worked with hundreds of families supporting them through pregnancy and beyond. Her work has been featured in Newsweek, Refinery29, and Well+Good, among others. Learn more at nataliahailes.com.