FAVORITE RESOURCES

Here are some of my favorite resources for additional information about pregnancy, birth, midwives and homebirth

 

Pregnancy

Spinning Babies

Excellent site for optimal fetal position through pregnancy and during labor

 

Evidence Based Birth

Go-to site for clear, research based information about pregnancy, birth and newborn care

 

The Last Days of Pregnancy

This essay speaks to the heart of women's feeling at the end of pregnancy

Fetal size and weight

 

 

Fetal growth and development

For Dad

A dad's guide to pregnancy

 

Birth

Visualizing Birth

Artwork and images that can be used for positive visualizations

 

Birth Sensations & Protecting the Perineum

Ideas for responding to the sensations of late labor and pushing

 

Homebirth Cesarean

Excellent resource for women who planned an out of hospital birth experience that culminated in cesarean birth

 

Postpartum

The Magical Hour

Companion website to the movie, this site details the newborn's transition from the womb

Life in the Fourth Trimester

 

Taking Care of Yourself Postpartum

 

Mothering the New Mother

 

Biggest Regret

Postpartum Progress

 

Postpartum Birth Control options (from Planned Parenthood)

 

Breastfeeding

Getting Started with Breastfeeding

Stanford University site has videos and other information to help with the breastfeeding relationship

 

Dr. Jack Newman's Breastfeeding Site

Dr. Newman's expertise in supporting breastfeeding under many circumstances is invaluable, especially his videos

- Jack Newman Breastfeeding videos

Jack Newman Breastfeeding information

Biological Nurturing

LLLI of MD-DC-DE (La Leche League International)

Find a Lactation Consultant Near You (IBCLC)

Tdap in Pregnancy

 

Safety in newborns of mothers in vaccine trials article 

 

CDC recommendations

 

Tdap safety in pregnancy research article

 

Observational UK study on Safety of Pertussis

Pertussis vaccination in pregnancy

 

Newborn

 

The Period of Purple Crying

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