Issue 24 - Winter 2009 - Article References

Issue 24 - Winter 2009 - Article References

Letter from the Editor

Jeanne Ohm, D.C.


Taking Charge of Giving Birth

Cynthia Overgard

(No References)


The Hospital "Birth Plan"

Molly Remer, MSW, ICCE

(No References)


Eating in Labor: Trusting the Mother’s Gut Instinct

Gloria Lemay

(No References)


Through a Child's Eyes

Susan Bartell, PsyD

(No References)


Adjusting to a New Life

  1. Gottlieb MS. Neglected spinal cord, brain stem and musculoskeletal injuries stemming from birth trauma. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 1993 Oct; 16 (8):537-43.

  2. Ritzmann, D Birthing interventions and the newborn cervical spine in Manual Therapy of Children, Biedermann, H ,Churchill Livingston, 2004 Chapter 7: 80

  3. Towbin, A, Latent spinal cord and brain stem injury in newborn infants. Dev Med Child Neurol. 1969 (Feb);11 (1): 54-68

  4. Gutmann G. Blocked Atlantal Nerve Syndrome in Babies and Infants. Manuelle Medizin. 1987; 25:5-10

  5. Frymann VM. Relation of disturbances of craniosacral mechanisms to symptomatology of the newborn: study of 1,250 infants. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 1966;65:1059-1075.

  6. Biedermann, H Manual Therapy in Children: Proposals for an Etiologic Model, JJournal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, Volume 28, Issue 3, Pages e1-e15

  7. Biederman, H. Kinematic imbalances due to suboccipital strain in newborns. Journal of Manual Medicine 1992; 6:151-156

  8. Alcantara J, Ohm J, Kunz D. The safety and effectiveness of pediatric chiropractic: a survey of chiropractors and parents in a practice-based research network. Explore: The Journal of Science & Healing View Abstract here: http://icpa4kids.com/research/published_papers/Ped_Safety.htm



Chiropractic Care for an Easier Pregnancy and Safer Birth

Jeanne Ohm, DC

(No References)


The Home Birth Advantage: The physical and emotional benefits of birthing at home

Ronnie Falcao, LM, MS

(No References)


Empowering Websites for Pregnancy, Birth & Baby

Resources, Information & Directories of Practitioners

BirthCenters.org - A comprehensive resource of birth centers
BirthPartners.com - Natural childbirth options: international listings
CFMidwifery.org - Information & resources promoting midwives
HomeBirth.org.nz - New Zealand homebirth association
Homeopathic.org - National center for homeopathy
HPAkids.org - The Alliance of Practitioners for Holistic Family Health & Wellness
ICPA4Kids.org - Family wellness chiropractors, articles, resources
MANA.org - Midwives alliance for unity and strength
MaternityCoalition.org.au - Australian umbrella organization supporting maternity services
Midwives.org.au - Promoting, supporting & strengthening midwifery in Australia
Midwife.org - Find a certified nurse or midwife
Naturopathic.org - American Association of Naturopathic Physicians

Resources for Pregnancy & Birth

Acupuncture.rhizome.net.nz - Parent’s acupressure & acupuncture guide for pregnancy & childbirth
AmericanPregnancy.org - Comprehensive pregnancy information
AmtaMassage.org - Find a practitioner, become a therapist
BirthIntoBeing.com - Resources for home birth, natural birth & water birth
BirthingTheFuture.org - Suzanne Arms presents articles & DVDs on natural birth
BirthInternational.com - Birth International
BirthPsychology.com - Association for Prenatal & Perinatal Psychology & Health
ChildbirthSolutions.com - Supportive information on birth choices
ChildbirthConnection.org - Resources on pregnancy, labor & birth
ChoicesinChildbirth.org - Helping women make informed decisions
FathersToBe.org - Effective preparation & support for fathers
HenciGoer.com - Referenced, informed choices in childbirth
HomeBirth.org.uk - Home birth support in the U.K.
HomeBirthAustralia.org - Home birth support in Australia
HomeBirthVideos.org - Excellent compilation of birth DVDs for viewing & purchase
ICAN-Online.org - International Cesarean Awareness Network: outstanding information
InaMay.com - Website of Ina may Gaskin, leading midwifery advocate, author, innovator
LifeHealthChoices.com - Making informed health choices for you & your family
MercierTherapy.com - Massage therapy training for pregnancy, & better birth
MindfulMotherhood.org - Mindfulness practices for pregnancy & early motherhood
MotherandChildHealth.com - Natural pregnancy, birth, children & parenting information
MotherFriendly.org - Coalition for Improving Maternity Services
NewDawnPublish.com - DVDs, training for dynamic body balancing
PlusSizePregnancy.com - Information for plus-size pregnant women
PushedBirth.com - What to really expect in today’s modern birthing system
SpinningBabies.com - Easier childbirth with optimal fetal positioning
ThePinkKit.com - DVD sets to instill birthing confidence
TheUnnecesarean.com - Useful information in avoiding unnecessary cesareans
TheBirthSurvey.com - An online consumer survey of women’s birth experiences
WaterBirth.org - Supporting & educating women who want to birth in water
WhatBabiesWant.com - Understanding the consciousness of infants & babies in utero

Birth Education, Doulas & Hypnobirthing Practitioners

Alace.org - International birth & wellness project
BirthingFromWithin.com - Resources, educators & doulas
BirthWorks.org - Resource directory emphasizing trust & self-confidence
BradleyBirth.com - Husband-coached childbirth
Dona.com - All about doulas & finding a doula
HypnoBirthing.com - Learning how to connect with your inherent birthing potential
Google.com - Find HypnoBirthing in the U.K., Australia & New Zealand
ICEA.org - Promoting freedom of choice in birthing
Lamaze.org - Supporting natural pregnancy, childbirth & parenting

Unassisted Birthing

EmpoweredChildbirth.com - Empowered childbirth
UmbrellaNoize.com - A manual for emergency childbirth
UnassistedChildbirth.com - Articles, DVDs, forums
UnassistedHomeBirth.com - Articles, links, DVDs
UnassistedHomebirth.com/Fathers - Fathers’ questions answered
YouTube.com - Infant CPR

Magazines for Pregnancy, Birth & Early Childhood

CompleatMother.com - The magazine of pregnancy, birth & breastfeeding
Magazine.Lamaze.org - Natural pregnancy, childbirth & parenting
MidwiferyToday.com - Articles on the practice of natural childbirth
Mothering.com - The birthplace of natural family lifestyle
PathwaysToFamilyWellness.org - Vitalistic articles & resources for family wellness

Newborn Needs & Informed Choices

AttachmentParenting.org - Infant sleep safety guidelines
AVN.org.au - Australian Vaccination Network
DoctorsOpposingCircumcision.org - Physicians for Genital Integrity
FamiliesForNaturalLiving.org - Families for Conscious Living
HolisticMoms.org - Community groups & forums connecting parents
JewsAgainstCircumcision.org - Supporting families who don’t circumcise
KellyMom.com - Breastfeeding & parenting
LaLecheLeague.org - Breastfeeding community groups & resources
LifeHealthChoices.com - Education, advocacy, options
Mercola.com - Research & information on all aspects of health from Dr. Mercola
NoCirc.org - National Organization of Circumcision Information Resource Centers
NVIC.org - National Vaccine Information Center
ThinkTwice.com - Global Vaccine Institute
WestonAPrice.org - Wise traditions in food, farming & the healing arts



When the Joy is Missing: An Organic Perspective on Postpartum Depression

Marcy Axness, PhD

(No References)


Protecting the Cave

Patrick M. Houser

(No References)


9 Essential Ingredients for a Natural Birth

Various

(No References)


Appreciating the Process of Birth

Various Authors

(No References)


Avoid a Cesarean: Know the Facts

(No References)


A Pregnant Pause

Dr. Jennifer Barham-Floreani

(No References)


Pathways’ Top Ten Books for Pregnancy and Birth

  • Spiritual Midwifery
    By Ina May Gaskin
  • Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering
    By Sarah J. Buckley, MD
  • Mother’s Intention: How Belief Shapes Birth
    By Kim Wildner
  • Spontaneous Evolution
    By Bruce H. Lipton, PhD and Steve Bhaerman
  • Birthing in the Spirit
    By Cathy Daub
  • Birthing From Within
    By Pam England, MA, CNM
  • Active Birth
    By Janet Balaskas
  • Pushed
    By Jennifer Block
  • Having a Baby, Naturally
    By Peggy O’Mara
  • Fathers-To-Be Handbook
    By Patrick M. Houser

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