Doulas are for dads, too

Men are increasingly discovering the benefits of hiring birth and postpartum doulas (Note: This story first appeared in Sacramento Parent Magazine in 2017) By Will Martin When I agreed to hire a doula, it was more a gift to my wife than an endorsement of the profession. I’d heard of doulas, but they only came up … Continue reading Doulas are for dads, too

Soy and pain

Soy is everywhere and in everything. But is that a good thing? (Note: This story originally appeared in the Beaufort Gazette in July 2007). By Will Martin @wmartin89 Shortly after opening Beaufort's Its Only Natural health food in 2000, owner Joyce Tallmadge encountered a would-be prophet. Armed with a medical degree and an imposing body of research, the … Continue reading Soy and pain