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Only In Print: Navigating the Mystery, Miracle of Birth

Local faith-based doula services help mothers

Jenn Zambri comforts a mother in labor.

ISLANDIA, L.I. — When asked what a “doula” is, people often aren’t sure how to respond.

Although, some might suggest it’s another term for “midwife.” Not so, say trained and certified doulas. They offer comprehensive educational and emotional support for expecting mothers…

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