- When it comes to pregnancy and becoming a parent, we know you have questions—lots of questions.
- In this exclusive video series, health educator, doula, and Loom co-founder Erica Chidi Cohen fields your biggest FAQs, from assembling the right support system to the topic of “natural” birth.
Whether you’re thinking about it, trying, or if it’s already time, we get it: Becoming a parent is a big deal. (Huge!) So rest assured—feeling a little overwhelmed about it all is totally normal, and you’re hardly alone.
Few people know this better than Erica Chidi Cohen. As a trained doula and the cofounder of Loom, a health education platform, she’s made a career out of guiding anxious parents-to-be through this whole process—and you better believe she’s heard just about every single question in the book (and then some).
So in the spirit of a little pre-pregnancy 101, we invited Erica to answer some of your biggest FAQs: from the realities of “natural” birth to building a pregnancy team you feel confident in.
Class is in session below:
When will I feel “ready” to be a parent?
Spoiler alert: Most of us are more prepared than we give ourselves credit for.