Issue 40 - Winter 2013 - Article Resources

Issue 40 - Winter 2013 - Article Resources



A Message from our Editor

Jeanne Ohm, D.C.


The Pitfalls of Going With the Flow In Birth

By Melissa Bruijn BA (UQ), Debby Gould BNursing (QUT) GradDipMidwif(ACU)


Additional Resources



Better Birthing: It’s About Time

By Cynthia Ovregard


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Know your Practitioner: The Three Models of Birth and Health Care

By Robbie Davis-Floyd



For the Pregnant Woman: 10 Points to Remember About Birth

By Binnie A Dansby

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Go Ahead, Use the F Word

By Patrick Houser



Birthing with the Wisdom of the Ages

By Jeanne Ohm D.C.


References for quotes:

  1. Dellorto, Danielle.  “US Ranks Low for Newborn Survival”  (August 2011) http://thechart.blogs.cnn.com/2011/08/31/u-s-ranks-low-for-newborn-survival/

  2. Birth Works International:  http://www.birthworks.org/site/

  3. Macari , Marci.  She Births: A Modern Woman’s Guidebook for an Ancient Rite of Passage (2006) http://www.amazon.com/She-Births-Guidebook-Ancient-Passage/dp/0741433907

  4. Towbin A.  “Latent Spinal Cord and Brain Stem Injury in Newborn Infants,”  Dev Med Child Neurol. (1969) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/5815001?dopt=Abstract

  5. Gutmann G. “Blocked Atlantal Nerve Syndrome in Babies and Infants,”  Manuelle Medizin. (1987)

  6. Janov, Arthur. Imprints: the lifelong effects of the birth experience (1983) http://www.amazon.com/Imprints-Lifelong-Effects-Birth-Experience/dp/0399510869

  7. Fromberg Eden, OB/GYN in The Business of Being Born  http://www.thebusinessofbeingborn.com/

  8. Doris Haire (former President of American Foundation of Maternal and Child Health), The Pregnant Patient’s Bill of Rights (2000)  http://www.aimsusa.org/ppbr.htm

  9. Midwifery Today: http://www.midwiferytoday.com/

  10. Sister Morning Star: http://www.sistermorningstar.com/


Some of these quotes were originally posted on : http://talkbirth.me/2010/03/08/birth-quotes-update/



Birthing Bliss, Birthing Trauma, and Postpartum Depression

By Kelly Brogan, MD


Additional Resources



The Myth of the Magic Bullet: Understanding the Allopathic Paradigm of Medicine

By Barry Taylor



Informed Consent in Childbirth: Making Rights into Reality

By Hermine Hayes-Klein



Parental Power

By Cristen Pascucci



What is Evidence-Based Maternity Care?

By Improving Birth



Are Ultrasounds Causing Autism in Unborn Babies?

By Jennifer Margulis, PhD



Improving Your Gut Sense in Pregnancy

By Stephen Marini, D.C. PhD



The Mind-Body Connection in Fertility and Pregnancy

By Marcy Axness, Phd



Prenatal Yoga and Childbirth Education

By Sarah Kamrath



Healing Birth, Healing the Earth

By Sarah J. Buckley, M.D.



Midwives: Sing the Babies Earthside

By Ibu Robin Lim