The Best Place For Placenta Encapsulation in Kansas City

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The best place for placenta encapsulation in Kansas City is…your own kitchen! That’s why we only do it there at Kansas City Doulas! Once home and refrigerated, we come to you. We are completely transparent and welcome any one that wants to watch our process.We are trained by ProDoula’s Placenta Prep.  ProDoula has the industry’s highest standards of practice and safety precautions. … Read More

Heidi ShulistaThe Best Place For Placenta Encapsulation in Kansas City

Why Should I Encapsulate My Placenta

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I’m choosing placenta encapsulation because I’m hoping for more energy. After I had my babies, exhaustion hit me like a ton of bricks. With my first, it wasn’t a huge problem because it was just him and I, and I could sleep when he slept and do laundry when he did laundry (only kidding!). With my second, I had a toddler … Read More

Heidi ShulistaWhy Should I Encapsulate My Placenta

Placenta- The Fruit of Your Labor

Giving birth can be broken down into several stages and phases. We could certainly talk all day about pregnancy, labor and birth. Seriously, I could and do talk all day about these topics. But there is one piece of the puzzle that rarely gets the attention it deserves- The placenta. There are 3 stages of birth. The first stage is … Read More

Heidi ShulistaPlacenta- The Fruit of Your Labor

Three not-so-little Questions You Shouldn’t Have to Ask About Placenta Encapsulation

There are a lot of questions that families ask me about placenta encapsulation.  Does it work, does it taste funny, why would anyone want to eat their placenta?  (Usually, probably not, and lots of reasons.)  But because of the professional training that I’ve had there are (at least) three questions that you don’t have to ask me. Did you wash … Read More

Heidi ShulistaThree not-so-little Questions You Shouldn’t Have to Ask About Placenta Encapsulation

No Doubt (Placenta Encapsulation)

One of my favorite bands of all time, mostly because of the bad-ass lead singer, the only female in the band, Gwen Stefani. In the 90s when this band debuted she was seen as a rebel, someone making her own way through a sea of mostly male alternative bands. Punk rock meets glam- that was Gwen! She had some edge … Read More

Heidi ShulistaNo Doubt (Placenta Encapsulation)

We Reserve the Right for You to Have Your Placenta Encapsulated

Kansas City Doulas provides postpartum placenta services to women across the entire metropolitan and outlying areas of Kansas City. We process a lot of placentas, we consider it a specialty of ours. In fact, we use best practices when it comes to our protocols and procedures. We are the safe and legal postpartum placenta specialists in our area. That is … Read More

Heidi ShulistaWe Reserve the Right for You to Have Your Placenta Encapsulated

Placenta Encapsulation: Are You Willing To Take The Risk?

The other day I was at a birth and the mother wanted to take her placenta with her to have it encapsulated. This is a pretty common thing nowadays, with about 80% of our clients encapsulating their placentas. Out of curiosity, my client’s husband asked the nurse if it was a popular request at this particular hospital. She told him … Read More

Heidi ShulistaPlacenta Encapsulation: Are You Willing To Take The Risk?

Doula Agency in Kansas City

Kansas City is officially the home of the area’s first doula agency! If you are looking for a doula in KC, look no further! Heidi Shulista, has been a labor/ birth doula in Kansas City for more than 10 years and is now the owner of Kansas City Doulas. She leads her team of expert doulas with pride, because she … Read More

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