Websites We Trust

For up-to-date local resources, visit the Rochester Area Birth Network's Resources webpage.


Reading List

  • "The Birth Partner" by Penny Simkin

  • Books by Ina May Gaskin: "Ina May's Guide to Childbirth," "Birth Matters: A Midwife's Manifesta," "Ina May's Guide to Breastfeeding," "Spiritual Midwifery"

  • "Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn" by Penny Simkin, April Bolding, Ann Keppler, Janelle Durham, Janet Whalley

  • "The Thinking Woman's Guide to a Better Birth" by Henci Goer

  • "Breastfeeding Made Simple" by Kathleen Kendall Tackett

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