Midwifery Resources

Online Resources




  • Newman Breastfeeding Clinic & Institute offers a wealth of free online resources for breastfeeding mothers as well as health care professionals.
  • Breastfeedingonline.com hopes to help empower women to choose to breastfeed and to educate society at large about the importance and benefits of breastfeeding.

Cord Blood Banking

Homebirth Research


Newborn Issues

Due Date Calculator



Recommended Reading

The Baby Book by William Sears, MD and Martha Sears, RN.

The Midwifery Option: A Canadian Guide to the Birth Experience by Miranda Hawkins & Sarah Knox

Pregnancy & Birth: The Best Evidence by Theresa Pittman & Joyce Barrett

Birthing From Within by Pam England

Ina May's Guide to Pregnancy & Childbirth by Ina May Gaskin

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

Gentle Birth Choices by Barbara Harper

Active Birth by Janet Balaskas

Rediscovering Birth by Sheila Kitzinger

The New Pregnancy & Childbirth by Sheila Kitzinger

A Good Birth, A Safe Birth By Diana Korte & Roberta Scaer

Dr Jack Newman's Guide to Breastfeeding By Newman, Jack

The Breastfeeding Answer Book by the La Leche League

The Pregnancy Book by William & Martha Sears

The Breastfeeding Book by William & Martha Sears