On random* Wednesdays, I will post a roundup of interesting birthy articles I found around the web. This week:
Three reports in childbearing in America that you don’t want to miss on the Lamaze International blog Science and Sensibility
I already participated in The Maternity Support Survey. If you are a doula, childbirth educator and/or labor and delivery nurse, please take 15-30 min to fill out the survey.
Great article on Healthier Births and Babies, from the Wall Street Journal of all places!
What if women planned for – and paid for – their births like they do their weddings? Interesting article by a local birth videographer. And not exactly what you might think!
A thought provoking article in Time Magazine “Is the Medical Community Failing Breastfeeding Moms?” and an interesting reply by Katie Graham Anderson, published on Stand and Deliver.
And finally, a 15 minute video from DONA International on what doulas do:
Got a link to share? Add it in the comments!
* My intention is to do this weekly, but I know myself well enough to realize it may not be all that regular!