Birth Stories

Toronto Naturopathic Doctor

This the story of the birth of our oldest daughter, written by Jonah, the day of her birth. We’re posting it today, in celebration of her 8th birthday. – Du La, ND, Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner, Acupuncturist, Birth Doula May 8, 2009 Little friend, You’re… [READ MORE]

The start of the holiday season always brings to mind the following birth story. As a Naturopathic birth doula, I am always honoured and grateful my patients let me in to this intimate window of time. This birth story affirms that feeling each time… [READ MORE]

Toronto Naturopathic Doctor

When You Take Your Time, Great Things Happen! Olka was the picture of health when it came to a pregnant woman. She ate extremely well, did prenatal yoga, took her supplements and meditated on a daily basis. Olka’s birth plan was clear: she did… [READ MORE]

Toronto Naturopathic Clinic

Soon after we purchased 475 Broadview for our new home and clinic space, Anja was conceived. There was much to do in preparation so we worked around the clock. Despite our contractor’s efforts, we didn’t meet our deadline of 2 weeks before the due… [READ MORE]

Toronto Naturopathic Doctor

In honour of doula week, I thought I’d share a birth story (with the permission of those involved, of course) with all of you. Enjoy! – Emily Bennett, ND. Laura* was five days past her due date when things started to get going. This… [READ MORE]