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The following websites have useful information for expecting parents and midwifery supporters.

Big Push for Midwives
Promotes Certified Professional Midwives inclusion in health care reform

Citizens for Midwifery
World-wide support for homebirth and homebirth midwives

Oregon Midwifery Council (OMC)
Provides resources and information to pregnant women in Oregon

British Medical Journal Homebirth Study

Demonstrates the safety of planned home births with Certified Professional Midwives in North America

Birthing from Within
Birth classes and resources to help initiate parents into birth and parenting

Spinning Babies
Offers a unique, step-by-step approach to Optimal Fetal Positioning

Radiant Belly
Birth supplies for families planning a homebirth. To order your customized birth kit, click on “Home Birth Kits”, “My Midwife Asked Me to Purchase a Birth Kit”, and find the birth kit for “Nurtured Roots Midwifery”

Online version of the popular natural family living magazine

Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering
Information from Sarah Buckley, MD that helps mothers claim their rightful role as the true experts in their bodies and children

International Cesarean Awareness Network (ICAN)
An organization dedicated to preventing unnecessary cesareans

La Leche League (LLL)
Strives to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education

Breastfeeding Online
Another wonderful resource for breastfeeding mothers

National Organization of Circumcision Information Resource Centers (NOCIRC)
Provides information to expectant parents about circumcision and genital integrity

Prenatal Parenting/Health

Paleo/Primal Diet in Pregnancy