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Other Recommended Resources
Being on this list does not necessarily imply endorsement by Made for This Birth of everything stated, believed, or recommended by the resource. We believe you can use your discernment, taking what is true, good, and helpful and leaving what is not.


Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn by Penny Simkin

The Mama Natural Week-by-Week Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth by Genevieve Howland 

Ina May's Guide to Childbirth by Ina May Gaskin

Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering by Sarah Buckley

Natural Childbirth the Bradley Way by Susan McCutcheon

The Thinking Woman's Guide to a Better Birth by Henci Goer

The Birth Book by William Sears, M.D. and Martha Sears, R.N.

The Healthy Pregnancy Book  by William Sears, M.D. and Martha Sears, R.N. 

Real Food for Pregnancy by Lily Nichols

Real Food for Gestational Diabetes by Lily Nichols

The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding by La Leche League International



The Happy Homebirth Podcast

Birthing Instincts

Down to Birth

Holy Wild Birth

Your Birth God's Way

The VBAC Link

The Home Birth After Cesarean Podcast

The Midwive's Cauldron

The Great Birth Rebellion

Blessed Be Birth

The Pregnancy and Birth Made Easy Podcast


Dr. Sara Wickham - Pregnancy and Birth Research Articles and Intervention Info

Evidence Based Birth - Research Articles on Common Practices and Protocol

Spinning Babies - Optimal Fetal Positioning Help

The Miles Circuit - Technique for Repositioning Baby

VBAC Facts - Statistics and Support for Vaginal Birth After Cesarean

The VBAC Link - Support and Research on Vaginal Birth After Cesareans

International Cesarean Awareness Network - Cesarean Resources


Breech Without Borders - Support for Vaginal Breech Birth

Lamaze International - Labor Support and Education

Just the Inserts - Information on Shots and Medications During Pregnancy, Birth, and Infancy (and beyond)

Kelly Mom - Breastfeeding Support

Your Whole Baby - Circumcision Information

Teaching, Resources, and Evidence on Circumcision

Guiding Star Project - Wholistic Feminine Health Centers

Catholic Miscarriage Support - Practical and spiritual support for Catholics during and after miscarriage

Birth Classes:

Beata Birth

Embracing Birth Journey

Mama Natural Birth Course

Birth Boot Camp

My Essential Birth

Breastfeeding Classes and Support:

The Feeding Couch


The Business of Being Born

Why Not Home?

The Circumcision Movie

American Circumcision

Pregnancy/Postpartum Fitness:

Soul Core 


Pietra Fitness

Birth Fit

Body Ready Method

The Gap - An Intentional Movement Guide for the First 40 Days Postpartum

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