Ina May Gaskin: http://inamay.com
Ina May is founder and director of the Farm Midwifery Center, located near Summertown, Tennessee. She encourages mothers to take an active and courageous role in their births.
Evidence Based Birth: http://evidencebasedbirth.com
EBB provides information about options during childbirth and how to discuss these options with your healthcare provider
Childbirth Connection: http://www.childbirthconnection.com
Informational support to know your childbirth choices and rights
Midwifery Today: http://www.midwiferytoday.com
Magazine for natural living
Midwife Thinking: www.midwifethinking.com
Blog of an Australian midwife to share knowledge and evidence-based information on childbirth and midwifery
Spinning Babies: http://spinningbabies.com
Helpful information about how to aid in optimal fetal position
DONA International: www.dona.org
The world’s oldest and largest doula certifying organization, and the one I hold my certification through.
Mama Natural: http://www.mamanatural.com
Helpful information on natural living; she also provides insightful information on pregnancy and birth
Wellness Mama: http://wellnessmama.com
Blog of a doula and natural lifestyle mom.
Dr. Jack Newman: www.breastfeedinginc.ca
Breastfeeding videos and information to help you succeed at breastfeeding your baby
Website with evidence-based care for breastfeeding, sleep and parenting.
Podcasts on what to expect during the pushing stage of birth:
International Cesarean Awareness Network: www.ican-online.org
ICAN is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to improve maternal-child health by preventing unnecessary cesareans through education, providing support for cesarean recovery, and promoting Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC).
Postpartum Support International: www.postpartum.net
Resources and support for women with postpartum depression