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Intuition as Authoritative Knowlegdge in Midwifery and Home Birth
by Robbie Davis-Floyd, and Elizabeth Davis
by Jeannine Parvati Baker
Homebirth: As Safe as Birth Gets
by Yvonne Lapp Cryns
An Unassited Birth
by Casey Makela
Please sign the Birthing Freedom Petition
Ain't I a Woman?
by Sojourner Truth
Impact of Birthing Practices on Breastfeeding
The Newborn Immune System and Immunological Benefits of Breastmilk
Assault on Normal Birth: The OB Disinformation Campaign
by Henci Goer, 2002
The Medical Monopoly:
Protecting Consumers Or Limiting Competition?
Is Homebirth for You?
6 Myths About Childbirth Exposed
Let the Baby Decide: The Case against Inducing Labor
By Nancy Griffin, 2001
Honoring Traditional Midwifery Apprentices-My Daughters
by Casey Makela
The Childbirth Monopoly
by Laurel Druley, 1997
Home Birth and Out-of-Hospital Birth: Is it Safe?
Babies Don't Feel Pain: A Century of Denial in Medicine
by David B. Chamberlain, Ph.D.
National Organization of Circumcision Information Resource Centers
Isle of Man Homebirth Abstract
Midwives and Maternity Care in the Roman World
Midwife (or Godparent) for the Elves
A collection of folk and fairy tales involving midwives, etc. Interesting when trying to understand the history of midwifery.
Think it Over...
A Look at a Few Studies
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Don't Sell Your Sisters Down the Road
"The Epidural Express: Real Reasons Not to Jump On Board"
by Nancy Griffin
From Calling to Court Room
A Survival Guide for Midwives