resources

 

 

SUGGESTED WATCHING

The Business of Being Born– Ricki Lake documentary about birth

 

LINKS

MotherFriendly.org – Ten questions to ask your care provider

ChoicesInChildbirth.org – NY hospital intervention rates

ChildbirthConnection.org – Tons of readable, evidence-based information on every aspect of birth planning

AncientSongDoulasServices.com – A doula for any birthing person who truly needs one

NYHomebirth.com – A healthy, safe option for low-risk pregnancies

BlackMamasMatter.org – National movement coordinating advancements in maternal health, rights, and justice

ICAN.org – International Cesarean Awareness Network including information on vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC)

SpinningBabies.com – Learn about baby positioning and help with breech

Kellymom.com – Amazing evidence-based search engine for all common breastfeeding questions

TheBirthSurvey.com – Share your birth experience and learn how other mothers rated your care provider

AskDrSears.com – “Wikipediatrics” from a moderate doctor and information about attachment parenting

BabywearingInternational.org – Information about choosing the right carrier