Ina May Gaskin

Ina May Gaskin is known as the 'mother of modern midwifery.' I'm a big fan. Here's her giving a TEDx talk called "Reducing the Fear of Birth in U.S Culture"

Doulas 101

Rebekah Borucki interviews Lindsey Bliss- doula and co-director of Carriage House Birth.

This is a great video about the difference between a traditional Cesarean and a Gentle C .NPR did this great story on the Gentle Cesarean. Check it out here.

Birth Without Violence

Frederick Leboyer (born November 1, 1918) is a French obstetrician, best known for his 1975 book, Birth Without Violence, which popularized gentle birthing techniques, in particular, the practice of immersing newly-born infants in a small tub of warm water — known as a "Leboyer bath" — to help ease the transition from the womb to the outside world. He graduated from the University of Paris School of Medicine.

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