First Memory Midwifery
Home Birth & Well Woman Care in Duluth, MN

Pregnancy & Birth

General Pregnancy & Childbirth

Childbirth Connection: Excellent, Research-Based Information on Pregnancy, Childbirth & Postpartum

Childbirth: A clearinghouse of childbirth information gathered from around the web

Evidence Based Birth: Check out the 'Evidence' link for an assessment of the available evidence on a variety of topics

Lamaze International: Thorough information for parents about pregnancy, natural childbirth and parenting
Giving Birth With Confidence: A community blog created by Lamaze Int'l
Science and Sensibility: 'A Research Blog about healthy pregnancy, birth, and beyond' created by Lamaze Int'l

Midwife Thinking: A blog, "to stimulate thinking and share knowledge, evidence and views on birth and midwifery."

Choices in Childbirth: "The Guide to a Healthy Birth" A free, information packed guide to making informed decisions about birth.

Belly Belly: An Australian site. 'Pregnancy, Birth, & Baby: No Fluff, Real Stuff!"

Plus Size Pregnancy and the Well Rounded Mama blog: Well-researched information for women-of-ANY-size

Mamas On Bedrest:' Information, Support & Resources for Mamas on Bedrest'

Katy Says: Pelvic Floor Health, Pregnancy & Body Alignment


Human Rights in Childbirth

The Coalition for Improving Maternity Services (CIMS): Mother-Friendly Childbirth Initiative

Improving Birth: 'Bringing evidence-based care and humanity to childbirth'

Human Rights in Childbirth: An 'International organization committed to political activism and legal advocacy
for rights-based, evidence-based maternity care around the world.'


The White Ribbon Alliance: 'White Ribbon Alliance unites citizens to demand the right to a safe birth for
every woman, everywhere...'

 

Birth Stories & Inspiration

Birth Without Fear: A blog with birth Stories, photographs, videos and topical information about birth and parenting

Tell Me a Good Birth Story: (UK site) 'Spreading Positive Childbirth Experiences'


Optimal Fetal Positioning

Spinning Babies: 'Easier Childbirth with Fetal Positioning' and home of Gail Tully's booklet, "The Belly Mapping Workbook."

Natural Childbirth in Kitsap: Blog with a great, four-part series (including photos) all about OFP