Books and Links

Skin-to-skin in the OR after a family-centered cesarean birth
Recommended Reading

Pregnancy and Birth 
"Having a Baby, Naturally" by Peggy O'Mara
"The Thinking Woman's Guide to a Better Birth" by Henci Goer
"Obstetric Myths Versus Research Realities" by Henci Goer
Ina May's Guide to Childbirth" by Ina May Gaskin
"Gentle Birth Choices" by Barbara Harper
"The Complete Book of Pregnancy and Childbirth" by Sheila Kitzenger
"Your Baby, Your Way" by Sheila Kitzenger
"Active Birth" by Janet Balaskas
"The Birth Book" by Dr. Willliam Sears and Martha Sears
"Birthing From Within" by Pamela England
"Birth Reborn" by Michel Odent
"Silent Knife" by Nancy Wainer Cohen and Lois J. Estner
"A Good Birth, A Safe Birth" by Diana Korte and Roberta Scaer
Creating Your Birth Plan: The Definitive Guide to a Safe and Empowering Birthby Marsden Wagner with Stephanie Gunning
The Doula Book: How a Trained Labor Companion Can Help You Have a Shorter, Easier, and Healtheir Birth, by Marshall H., Klaus, et al
Giving Birth, Challenges & Choices, by Suzanne Arms
Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering, by Sarah J Buckley
Having a Baby, Naturally: The Mothering Magazine Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth, by Peggy O’Mara
Healthy Mother, Healthy Child, by Elizabeth Irvine
Hey, Who’s Having this Baby, by Breck Hawk
Immaculate Deception II–A Fresh Look at Childbirth, by Suzanne Arms
The Official Lamaze Guide: Giving Birth with Confidence by Judith Lothian and Charlotte DeVries
The Pregnancy Book: Month-by-Month, Everything You Need to Know From America’s Baby Experts, by William Sears and Martha Sears
Rediscovering Birth, Sheila Kitzinger
Sit Up and Take Notice! Positioning Yourself for a Better Birth, by Pauline Scott
Special Delivery: The Complete Guide to Informed Birth, by Rahima Baldwin