Tina Cassidy is a journalist and author of Birth: The Surprising History of How We Are Born (Birth: A History, in the UK). Her latest book, Jackie After O, was published in 2012.
Monday, December 21, 2009
It's all Greek to me
What is the proper plural form of doula? Doules or doulas? A reader of this story in the Telegraph UK suggests that it should be doules. Regardless, US doules may be shocked to see that UK doules earn alot more per birth. (OK, the spelling felt awkward.)