Weight Bias in Pregnancy

I remember clearly the first time I walked into my local midwives’ office for my first pregnancy. There were smiles and earthy paintings of birthing mothers on the walls and I felt at ease…

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Royah Khorsandi
Welcome to Pride Month!

Pride month in Kingston is a very exciting time of year! This year marks the 30th anniversary of Pride in Kingston, Ontario as well as the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, which sparked the phenomenon of Pride.


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Royah Khorsandi
The Benefits of Midwifery Support

May 5 is International Day of the Midwife.

As a doula and a mother who has given birth to three children under the care of midwives, I’d like to celebrate midwives and the work they do. I’d like to talk a bit about what midwives are, what kind of care they provide, and where doulas fit into the picture for those who chose to give birth with midwives.

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Royah Khorsandi