Links and Resources

Recommended Reading
 
Husband Coached Childbirth, Dr. Robert Bradley 
HypnoBirthing¨ A Celebration of Life, M. Mongan
Prenatal Parenting, Fred Wirth, MD
The Secret Life of the Unborn Child, T. Verney, MD
Babies Remember Birth, D. Chamberlain, PhD
The Pregnancy Book, Dr. William & Martha Sears
Ina May's Guide To Childbirth, Ina May Gaskin
The Birth Book, William & Martha Sears
The Baby Book, William & Martha Sears
The Breastfeeding Book, William & Martha Sears
The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, LaLeche League
Natural Childbirth the Bradley Way , S. Rosegg
Gentle Birth Choices, Barbara Harper, R.N.
Having a Baby Naturally, Peggy O'Mara
What to EAT When Your Expecting, Eisenberg, Murkoff & Hathaway
The Thinking Woman's Guide to a Better Birth, Henci Goer
Mind Over Labor, Carl Jones
Birthing From Within, Pam England & Rob Horowitz
Maternal-Infant Bonding, M. Klaus & J. Kendall
The Birth Partner, P. Simkin
 
Pre-pregnancy, Pregnancy and Birth Web Sites
 
Bradley Method of childbirth - www.Bradleybirth.com
Hypnosis for birth - www.HypnoBirthing.com 
Lamaze information - www.Lamaze-childbirth.com
International Childbirth Education Association - www.ICEA.org
Coalition for Improving Maternity Services - www.Motherfriendly.org
Helping women make informed decisions - www.maternitywise.org
International Cesarean Awareness Network - www.ican-online.org
March of Dimes - www.modimes.org
Healthy Mother Healthy baby - www.hmhb.org
Midwifery & Pregnancy information site - www.Midwiferytoday.com
Optimal pregnancy nutrition site (Dr. Brewer, MD) - www.blueribbonbaby.org
Pregnancy educational site - www.Pregnancytoday.com
Pregnancy/birth site - www.pregnancy-place.com
Pregnancy educational site - www.Pregnancy.about.com
Pregnancy educational site - www.Pampers.com
Preg/birth/parent education Dr. Sears - www.askdrsears.com
Informative pregnancy & birth site - www.childbirthsolutions.com
Has listings of area childbirth educators, doulas etc. - www.Birthpartners.com 
Wonderful pregnancy, birth & parenting site - www.Parentsplace.com
Holistic pregnancy & natural childbirth magazine - www.mothering.com
Pregnancy magazine site - www.Americanbaby.com
Pregnancy fitness - www.maternalfitness.com
Medication & pregnancy - www.Motherisk.org
Medication & pregnancy - www.Medlineplus.gov
Prenatal yoga - www.healthandyoga.com
 
Relaxation & Meditation for Pregnancy
 
Relaxation & stress reduction - www.drweil.com
Mind Body Medical Institute - www.mbmi.org
National Mental Health Association - www.nmha.org
 
Prenatal Stimulation to Enhance Baby's Brain Growth
 
Womb with a view enhancing growth of your baby within - www.Prenatalparenting.com
Perinatal educational site that builds your baby's brain in utero - www.birthpsychology.com
Prenatal stimulation - www.makewayforbaby.com
 
Cord Blood Collection Information
 
California Cryobank - www.cryobank.com
Cord Blood Registry - www.cordblood.com
New England Cord Blood Bank - www.cordbloodbank.com
Viacord - www.viacord.com
Listing of treatable diseases with cord blood stem cells - www.marrow.org/MEDICAL/diseases_treatable_by_stem_cell_transplants.html
 
New Parenting Web Sites
 
Parenting site - www.Attachmentparenting.org
New father's site - www.dadstoday.com
Parenting site - www.Childfriendly.org
New father'site - www.brandnewdad.com
Parenting site - www.Abcparenting.com
BEST parenting site - www.askdrsears.com
American Academy of Pediatrics - www.AAP.org
Natural parenting - www.naturalfamilyhome.com
Holistic parenting magazine - www.Mothering.com
Parenting educational site - www.aboutourkids.org
National Highway Traffic & Safety - www.nhtsa.gov
Parenting site-creating healthy minds - www.zerotothree.org
National Car Seat Safety - www.seatcheck.org
Alliance for Transforming the Lives of Children (parenting site) - www.ATLC.org
Vaccination information - www.vaccineinfo.net
Vaccination information - www.hrsa.gov/osp/vicp/ 
 
Breastfeeding Web Sites
 
La Leche League International - www.lalecheleague.org
Breast pump info - www.Medela.com 
Lactation education site - www.Breastfeeding.com
 
Local Services
 
Homebirth Midwives - www.imamidwives.com
The Childbirth Center - www.childbirthcenter.org
Full Circle Family Care - www.fullcirclefamilycare.com
Risa Lynn Klein - www.rlkbirth@aol.com
Dr. Laurie Solomon, MD (OB/GYN) - 845-357-8884
Olive Crone, CNM -845-369-9556
Dr. Carl Battista (Ped) - 201-634-1004
Dr.  Kenneth Zatz (Ped) -845-353-7360
Dr. Bacha (Ped) 201-569-4477
Dr. Lawrence Rosen (Ped) - 201-634-1600