Recommended Reading


My Pregnancy Matters
All the information you will need on your pregnancy journey with us. Antenatal, Labour & Birth. and Postnatal. Pregnancy Loss.

Breech Baby and ECV

Pelvic Girdle Pain (formerly referred to as SPD)

Spinning babies
Work out what position your baby is in, including tips for encouraging optimal positioning

Birth Art


Angela Horn’s Excellent site exploring the evidence for homebirth in the UK

Dr Sarah Buckley
Medical doctor and Author of Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering

Independent Midwives

Birth Trauma Association


Ina May Gaskin
Midwife, Activist, Author and Innovator

Michel Odent
Known for his role in the natural childbirth movement and for promoting water birth

Binnie A Dansby’s Ecstatic Birth

Sheila Kitzinger
Social Anthropologist exploring women’s experiences of pregnancy, birth and breastfeeding

Birth as we know it 
Childbirth documentary, exploring limbic imprinting and ecstatic birth

Association of radical midwives

Midirs Midwifery research
Evidence based research for pregnancy, labour and birth

Birthing From Within
Preparing for birth as a Rite of Passage

UK doula
Registered Doula listings


Baby Friendly Initiative Excellent resource to help encourage and support breastfeeding and provides clear information around it to help make informed choices about it

Newman's (Breastfeeding)
Excellent breastfeeding resource

Biological nurturing
Suzanne Colson’s, breastfeeding website

La leche (Breastfeeding)
Excellent breastfeeding resource and support

Breastfeeding network
More breastfeeding resources


Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Health

Brighton Parent Infant Psychological Therapy.

Childbirth Connection

The Informed Parent
Discussing vaccination issues

Promoting natural immunity

Fathers to be
Excellent site for Dads

More info for Dads