Natural Childbirth Directory

Childbirth Complications

"Overdue" - but desperate for a home birth? from the Homebirth Reference Site
Information for families who are overdue and still would like a homebirth including how to be sure of dating and dealing with additional issues.

Placenta Previa/Placenta Location from GentleBirth.org
Research and midwife reactions to placenta previa.

Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep
Volunteer professional photographers for families whose children are stillborn, or will die shortly after birth.

Help HER
Hyperemesis Education and Research foundation provides education and support for mothers suffering from Hyperemesis Gravidarum.

Bleeding in Pregnancy/Placenta Previa/Placental Abruption from Children's Hospital
Information for women on common causes of bleeding in pregnancy.

Group B Strep Support
Offers information about Group B Strep and recommends protocols to prevent infection in newborns.

Ectopic Pregnancy Trust
Information and support for mothers experiencing ectopic pregnancy.

Ectopic Pregnancy Foundation
Educational information for patients and professionals on the causes and treatment for ectopic pregnancy.

American Diabetes Association
Provides information about gestational diabetes.

Intrahepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy
Information and support including current research.

Emergency Childbirth: A Manual
This book is a basic run-down of the labor and birth process and what to do during a faster than expected (or when you are not where you expected) childbirth.

Posterior Labor - A Pain in the Back
What causes back labor, and what works to manage it.

Postpartum Support International
Information and support for families working through perinatal mood and anxiety disorders.