Pregnancy and Birthing Resources

This is a list of wonderful online and library resources that I believe hold great value to an expecting mom/family. Resources are categorized to help you find exactly what you are looking for. If there is a topic that isn’t covered that you are looking for information on please contact me and I will do my best to help you find what you need.

Pregnancy/Prenatal Resources

 

-http://www.drmomma.org/

-http://www.infantrisk.com/

-http://drjaygordon.com/

-http://www.inamay.com/

-http://www.babycenter.com/pregnancy-exercises

-http://www.babycenter.com/eating-well-during-pregnancy

-http://www.babycenter.com/pregnancy?intcmp=leftnav_generalphase_pregnancy

-http://www.babycenter.com/prenatal-tests

-http://www.birthingnaturally.net/

-http://www.peeonastick.com/

-http://www.plus-size-pregnancy.org/

-http://theshapeofamother.com/

-http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/pregnancy-week-by-week/MY00331

-http://www.spinningbabies.com/

-http://www.storknet.com/complications/

-http://magazine.lamaze.org/Pregnancy/FoodforThought/tabid/67/Default.aspx

 

Birthing Resources

Natural/drug free information:

-http://www.drmomma.org/

-http://naturaltransition.com/

-http://www.inamay.com/

-http://www.birthdiaries.com/diary/

-http://www.birthingnaturally.net/

-http://www.spinningbabies.com/more-info/in-labor/what-to-do-first-and-second-in-labor

-http://www.babycenter.ca/pregnancy/labourandbirth/planningyourbabysbirth/naturalbringonlabour/

-http://www.givingbirthnaturally.com/labor-pain-management.html

-http://pregnancy.about.com/od/naturalchildbirth/a/10natural.htm

-http://www.birthingnaturally.net/cnhome.html

-http://www.birthingnaturally.net/

-http://www.birthingnaturally.net/christian/directory/index.html

-http://www.lovenaturalbirth.com/

Cesarean Section information:

-http://csectionrecovery.com/

-http://www.childbirth.org/section/section.html

-http://www.ican-online.org/

-http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/c-section/MM00531

-http://www.babycenter.ca/pregnancy/labourandbirth/labourcomplications/caesarean/

-http://www.theunnecesarean.com/

-http://www.research.utoronto.ca/behind_the_headlines/what%E2%80%99s-behind-canada%E2%80%99s-rising-c-section-rate/

VBAC or vaginal birth after cesarean information:

-http://www.vbac.com/

-http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/vbac/MY01143/PAGE=VB00001

Birthing twins or larger multiples:

-http://pregnancy.about.com/cs/twinsmore/a/aatwinlabor.htm

-http://www.mostonline.org/index.htm?gclid=CLTOsI6dsKwCFckZQgodgl-0Lg

-http://www.naturallyparentingtwins.com/drupal/node/4

-http://www.babycenter.com/0_giving-birth-to-multiples_3585.bc

Homebirth information:

-http://www.drmomma.org/

-http://www.compleatmother.com/homebirth.htm

-http://www.homebirth.org.uk/hbstories.htm

-http://www.homebirthaustralia.org/homebirth.html

-http://bringbirthhome.com/

-http://www.birthingnaturally.net/

Waterbirth information:

-http://www.waterbirth.org/

-http://www.waterbirthinfo.com/

-http://www.naturalchild.org/guest/lakshmi_bertram.html

Lotus birth information:

-http://www.lovenaturalbirth.com/lotus-birth.html

-http://www.lotusbirthcampaign.org/

-http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lotus_birth

-http://www.lotusfertility.com/Lotus_Birth_Q/Lotus_Birth_QA.html

-http://www.gentlebirth.org/archives/cordIssues.html#Lotus

Breech birthing and spinning babies information:

-http://spinningbabies.com/

-http://spinningbabies.com/baby-positions/breech-bottoms-up/about-breech

-http://www.breechbirth.ca/Welcome.html

-http://www.sogc.org/guidelines/documents/gui226CPG0906.pdf

Delayed cord clamping information:

-http://www.gentlebirth.org/archives/cordIssues.html#Delayed

-http://www.bellybelly.com.au/birth/cord-clamping-delaying-cord-clamping

-http://www.gentlebirth.org/archives/lateClamping.html

-http://academicobgyn.com/2009/12/03/delayed-cord-clamping-should-be-standard-practice-in-obstetrics/

Optional medical procedures information:

-http://www.modernalternativemama.com/blog/2011/5/18/healthy-pregnancy-series-newborn-procedures.html

-http://www.unhinderedliving.com/newborn.html

-http://www.birthingnaturally.net/birthplan/options/newborn.html

-http://www.givingbirthnaturally.com/newborn-baby-care.html

Postpartum Resources

Postpartum Care:

-http://drjaygordon.com/

-http://naturaltransition.com/

-http://www.inamay.com/

-http://theshapeofamother.com/

-http://www.babycenter.com/recovering-from-childbirth

-http://postpartumdads.org/

-http://www.postpartum.net/

-http://www.earthmamaangelbaby.com/postpartum-recovery

-http://www.pregnancy.org/article/physical-facts-and-comfort-measures-birth-6-weeks

-http://www.downthelane.com/articles/tools-for-postpartum-comfort.html

-http://www.nativeremedies.com/ailment/natural-treatments-postpartum-care-recovery.html

-http://www.nativeremedies.com/articles/natural-remedies-postpartum-depression.html

-http://simpleorganic.net/natural-pregnancy-birth-and-postpartum-healing/

-http://naturalfamilytoday.com/pregnancy-birth/postpartum-healing-with-herbs-and-essential-oils/

Placenta encapsulation information:

-http://placentabenefits.info/index.asp

-http://www.birthactivist.com/2010/07/placenta-encapsulation-and-ingestion/

-http://placentamom.weebly.com/

-http://www.purebirth.ca/placentaencapsulation.htm

Baby Care Resources

Baby Care Basics:

-http://www.drmomma.org/

-http://drjaygordon.com/

-http://www.naturalchild.org/

-http://naturaltransition.com/

-http://www.aap.org/

-http://www.babycenter.com/baby?intcmp=leftnav_generalphase_baby

-http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/infant-and-toddler-health/MY00362

-http://kidshealth.org/parent/centers/pregnancy_center.html

-http://www.zerotothree.org/

-http://drjaygordon.com/category/attachment

-http://www.naturalchild.org/

-http://www.earthyfamily.com/index.html

-http://naturaltransition.com/

Colicky or fussy baby information:

Co-sleeping information:

-http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Co-sleeping

-http://www.askdrsears.com/topics/sleep-problems/co-sleeping-yes-no-sometimes

-http://www.cosleeping.org/

-http://www.naturalchild.org/guest/tami_breazeale.html

Babywearing information:

-http://thebabywearer.com/

-http://www.askdrsears.com/topics/fussy-baby/baby-wearing/what-babywearing-means-our-story

-http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Babywearing

-http://babywearinginternational.org/

-http://wearyourbaby.com/

-http://babywearingincanada.com/

Cloth diapering information:

-http://diaperswappers.com/

-http://clothdiapernation.com/

-http://www.diaperpin.com/home.asp

-http://www.diaperjungle.com/cloth-diaper-guide.html

-http://www.cloth-diapers-online.com/

-http://www.caterpillarbaby.com/cloth-diapering-101/

Circumcision information:

-http://www.doctorsopposingcircumcision.org/

-http://www.nocirc.org/

Breastfeeding Resources

Successful breastfeeding tips, safety, and pumping info:

-http://www.kellymom.com/health/meds/index.html

-http://kellymom.com/

-http://www.lalecheleague.org/

-http://www.medela.com/

-http://www.workandpump.com/

-http://www.infantrisk.com/

-http://www.breastfeedingmadesimple.com/

-http://www.breastfeeding.com/

-http://drjaygordon.com/category/breastfeeding

-http://www.breastfeedinginc.ca/

-http://www.breastfeedingonline.com/

-http://www.lactivist.com/

-http://milkshare.birthingforlife.com/

-http://www.naturalchild.org/

-http://www.007b.com/

-http://www.lowmilksupply.org/index.shtml

-http://www.bfar.org/

-http://www.normalfed.com/

-http://www.breastfeeding.asn.au/bfinfo/index.html

-http://www.earthyfamily.com/A-remBF.htm

-http://naturaltransition.com/

-http://www.llli.org/faq/back.html

-http://www.hm4hb.net/

-http://breastcrawl.org/index.shtml


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