Here is a list of links to sites you might find useful.
Please send us an email if you would like to suggest new sites and we will check them out.
http://www.positivebirthstories.com/ It is so rare to hear good stories about birth in our culture. This site is great for that!
http://midwifeinternational.org/how-to-become-midwife/international-midwife-training/ Answer Your Calling to birth work with International Midwife Training
http://www.mymidwife.org Go to this website for common pregnancy issues, info on tests that are offered during pregnancy and general women's health info. Click on the "moms to be" link on the left of the page.
http://www.spinningbabies.com This is the website to find out how to get your baby in the best position for an easier labor.
http://www.friendsofmidwives.com/HomeBirth/tabid/1181/articleType/ArticleView/articleId/228/Default.aspx Very possibly one of the best comparisons of home and hospital birth EVER! This is a must read for anyone who is considering home birth.
http://www.amazon.com/Floradix-Iron-Herbs-17-liquid/dp/B000R15O5S Here is a link for the natural iron supplement, Floradix that I usually recommend for low hemoglobin or anemia. You can also get organic Prenatals here.
http://www.thebusinessofbeingborn.com/ Here is the website for Ricki Lake's DVD "The Business of Being Born", a must-see documentary for birthing families, midwives, doulas and anyone involved in helping women.
www.mamaology.com A great gathering of women in the Marietta/Parkersburg area. Here is birthing, breastfeeding and parent support for women of that area.
www.hypnobabiesmov.com This is Amy Elliott's website for hypnobirthing in the Marietta/Parkersburg area.
www.athensbirthcircle.com Birthing, breastfeeding, attachment parenting and just really great community support for women in the Athens, Ohio area.
www.flowerpowermom.com This is a website especially for women who begin parenting after 40.
www.esalibirth.com This is a wonderful website full of birthy information. This is a thinking woman's website for sure!
http://birthbootcamp.com/blog/ If you are not doing a home birth and just want a natural birth in the hospital, this site has great information. AND an online childbirth education course!