Suggested Books on Childbirth

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 Labor progress handbook 4th edition  Kindle  version - Put it  on your phone =  great for births!  By simkin, hanson, ancheta

Labor progress handbook 4th edition
Kindle version -
Put it  on your phone = great for births!
By simkin, hanson, ancheta

 
 ina may's guide to childbirth kindle or paperback By Ina may gaskin

ina may's guide to childbirth
kindle or paperback
By Ina may gaskin

 
 Gentle birth choices  Kindle  Version By Barbara harper

Gentle birth choices
Kindle Version
By Barbara harper

 
 Gentle Birth Choices Paperback -  Comes with DVD!!!!!!  By barbara harper

Gentle Birth Choices
Paperback - Comes with DVD!!!!!!
By barbara harper

 Birthing from Within  Kindle , Hardcover or paperback By pam England, Rob Horowitz Ph.D.

Birthing from Within
Kindle, Hardcover or paperback
By pam England, Rob Horowitz Ph.D.


 Mindful birthing - training the mind, body, and heart for childbirth and beyond  Kindle,    Audiobook  , paperback, audio CD By nancy bardacke, C.N.M

Mindful birthing - training the mind, body, and heart for childbirth and beyond
Kindle, Audiobook, paperback, audio CD
By nancy bardacke, C.N.M

 natural hospital birth:  the best of both worlds  Kindle,     audio   and paperback By cynthia Gabriel

natural hospital birth:  the best of both worlds
Kindle,  audio and paperback
By cynthia Gabriel


 Active birth  Kindle,  Paperback and hardcover by janet balaskas

Active birth
Kindle, Paperback and hardcover
by janet balaskas

 Your best birth  Kindle , paperback and hardcover by Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein

Your best birth
Kindle, paperback and hardcover
by Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein


 Spiritual midwifery 4th edition  Kindle,  paperback and hardcover by ina may gaskin

Spiritual midwifery 4th edition
Kindle, paperback and hardcover
by ina may gaskin

 the thinking woman's guide to a better birth  Kindle  and paperback By Henci Goer

the thinking woman's guide to a better birth
Kindle and paperback
By Henci Goer


 Giving birth with confidence The official Lamaze guide - 3rd edition  Kindle  and paperback By Judith Lothian and harlotte DeVries

Giving birth with confidence
The official Lamaze guide - 3rd edition
Kindle and paperback
By Judith Lothian and harlotte DeVries

Birth Politics, Birth Planning, and Evidenced Based Birth Practices

 Pushed:  the painful truth about childbirth and modern maternity care  Kindle , paperback and hardcover By Jennifer block

Pushed:  the painful truth about childbirth and modern maternity care
Kindle, paperback and hardcover
By Jennifer block


Best reference for childbirth educators!

 Optimal care in childbirth the case for a physiologic approach to childcare

Optimal care in childbirth
the case for a physiologic approach to childcare

 Born in the USA: how a broken maternity must be fixed to put women and children first  Kindle,  paperback and hardcover By marsden wagner

Born in the USA: how a broken maternity must be fixed to put women and children first
Kindle, paperback and hardcover
By marsden wagner


Reference for childbirth educators!

 Normal labor and birth - a guide for midwives  Kindle  and paperback by Denis Walsh

Normal labor and birth - a guide for midwives
Kindle and paperback
by Denis Walsh

 Creating your birth plan - the definitive guide to a safe and empowering birth Paperback By Marsden Wagner

Creating your birth plan - the definitive guide to a safe and empowering birth
Paperback
By Marsden Wagner


Serious reference for educators!

 Oxorn-Foote Human labor and birth 6th edition  Kindle  and paperback by posner, dy, black, jones

Oxorn-Foote Human labor and birth 6th edition
Kindle and paperback
by posner, dy, black, jones

 Birth Matters:  how what we don't know about nature, bodies, and surgery can hurt us  kindle  and paperback by ina may gaskin

Birth Matters:  how what we don't know about nature, bodies, and surgery can hurt us
kindle and paperback
by ina may gaskin