Resources & Links

waterbirthMidwifery:

American Collage of Nurse-Midwives

Midwives Alliance of North America: www.mana.org

Midwifery Today: www.midwiferytoday.com

Pregnancy and childbirth:

Wonderful birth stories:www. wisewomanchildbirth.blogspot.com

Evidenced Based Birth: www.evidencebasedbirth.com

Childbirth Connection: www.childbirthconnection.org

March of Dimes: www.marchofdimes.com

Baby Center: www.babycenter.com

Mothers Naturally: www.mothersnaturally.org

USDA food plan for pregnancy: www.choosemyplate.gov/supertracker-tools/daily-food-plans/moms.html

Prenatal Testing:

MaterniT 21: www.sequenomcmm.com/Home/health-care-providers/Trisomy-21/About-the-Test

Breastfeeding:

Laleche league: www.lalecheleague.org

Breastfeeding.com: http://pregnant.thebump.com/new-mom-new-dad/breastfeeding.aspx

Pregnancy and birth supplies:

Cascade Health Care Products: http://www.1cascade.com/

Your Water Birth.com: www.yourwaterbirth.com

Birth With Love: http://www.birthwithlove.com/

Mountain Meadow Herbs: www.mountainmeadowherbs.com

Postpartum Depression:

Helpguide.org: www.helpguide.org/mental/postpartum_depression.htm

Arvigo Therapy:

https://arvigotherapy.com/content/definition-and-history

 Studies on Safety of Home Birth

Cochrane database is the “gold standard” for medical studies:

http://summaries.cochrane.org/CD000352/benefits-and-harms-of-planned-hospital-birth-compared-with-planned-home-birth-for-low-risk-pregnant-women

http://www.bmj.com/content/330/7505/1416