Summary. This document offers health related pregnancy and birthing resources. For resources beyond pregnancy such as marriage, parenting, and family resources, visit the Relationship Resource Group.
- 10 Things about Pregnancy That Might Surprise You
- Family Medical Leave Act – Provides time off work for prenatal, birthing, and initial infant care. As an example of how institutions handle the FMLA, the University of Iowa offers a two-page PDF with more details about FMLA.
- Natural Birthing
- TheBusinessOfBeingBorn.com – “Birth is a miracle, a rite of passage, a natural part of life. But birth is also big business. Compelled to explore the subject after the delivery of her first child, actress Ricki Lake recruits filmmaker Abby Epstein to question the way American women have babies. The film interlaces intimate birth stories with surprising historical, political and scientific insights and shocking statistics about the current maternity care system. When director Epstein discovers she is pregnant during the making of the film, the journey becomes even more personal. Should most births be viewed as a natural life process, or should every delivery be treated as a potentially catastrophic medical emergency?”
- Pregnancy Photography
- Revolution Health – Pregnancy
- Wikipedia – Pregnancy
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