From left are mothers and the doulas who helped them during
their pregnancies: Roberta Decker, doula; Hannah Peterson
and son, Noah, 10 months; Bonnie Fairbanks-Stangel, doula,
and Kyrie Fairbanks, 4 weeks; Lisa Johnson and daughter,
Khloe, 2; Becky Fairbanks, Kyrie's mother; Esther Humphrey
and Nigigoonsikwe, 11 months; Millicent Simenson, doula;
Emilie Carpentier, doula. (Molly Miron | Special to the Bemidji Pioneer)
Group of midwives, nurses, doulas promotes healthy birthing practices
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Expectant mothers look forward to baby's arrival with excitement and hope for a beautiful beginning of a life.
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