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Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is one of the most important things you can do to give your child the very best start in life. Breast milk provides the optimum nutrition for your baby. Despite their efforts, formula companies simply CANNOT duplicate the amazing benefits of breast milk. The World Health Organization recommends breastfeeding for AT LEAST two years. […]

Doulas

What is a Doula? The word, “doula,” comes from the Greek word for the most important female slave or servant in an ancient Greek household, the woman who probably helped the lady of the house through her childbearing. The word has come to refer to “a woman experienced in childbirth who provides continuous physical, emotional, […]

Midwives

What is a Midwife? Since the beginning of human history, women have helped other women in the transition to motherhood. Midwives are the primary health care providers in most countries where birth is an integral part of family life. Countries with the highest rate of midwifery care today – emphasizing competent prenatal care, education, and […]

2015-2016 Resource Guide

The Resource Guide for 2015-2016 is available here for download HERE! The Resource Guide is a directory of pregnancy and childbirth professionals as well as recommended reading lists and website recommendations. Want to be included in the 2016-2017 Resource Guide? Do you provide a pregnancy or birth related service or business? We would love to […]