There is a tremendous amount of information, good and bad, to be had on the internet. These are some sites I use as references. Please research carefully and make good decisions for yourself and your baby.
Whole Mother - Radio shows on a variety of birth and parenting topics - Visit the Lagniappe tab for shows I hosted!
The Baby Book (William and Martha Sears) The Birth Book (William and Martha Sears)
Birthing From Within (Pam England and Rob Horowitz) Birth Reborn (Michel Odent) Boys Adrift (Leonard Sax) Creating Your Birth Plan: The Definitive Guide to a Safe and Empowering Birth (Marsden Wagner with Stephanie Gunning) Ended Beginnings: Healing Childbirth Losses (Claudia Panuthos and Catherine Romeo) Gentle Birth Choices (Barbara Harper) The Gift of Fear (Gavin de Becker) Girls on the Edge (Leonard Sax) A Good Birth, A Safe Birth (Diana Korte and Roberta Scaer) How to Raise a Healthy Child In Spite of Your Doctor (Robert Mendelsohn, MD)
Immaculate Deception II: Myth, Magic and Birth (Suzanne Arms) Ina May's Guide to Childbirth (Ina May Gaskin) The Naturally Healthy Pregnancy (Shonda Parker) Optimal Foetal Positioning (so spelled because it is published in New Zealand) (Pauline Scott and Jean Sutton) The Read-Aloud Handbook (Jim Trelease) Silent Knife (Nancy Wainer Cohen and Lois J. Estner) Smart Medicine For a Healthier Child (Zand, Walton, Rountree) Special Delivery: The Complete Guide to Informed Birth (Rahima Baldwin) The Tentative Pregnancy: How Amniocentesis Changes the Experience of Motherhood (Barbara Katz Rothman) The Thinking Woman's Guide to a Better Birth (Henci Goer) The Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC) Experience: Very Beautiful And Courageous (Lynn Baptisti Richards) The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding (Published by La Leche League) Your Baby, Your Way (Sheila Kitzinger) Your X Year Old Series (Your 1 Year Old, Your 2 year old,...) (Ames, plus each book has a different co-author)
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