Childbearing, Women’s Health, Infant Health
www.ACOG.org – American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
www.ACNM.org – American College of Nurse Midwives
www.AAP.org – American Academy of Pediatrics
www.webmd.com – General health information
www.cdc.gov – General health information
www.HealthEast.org Website for HealthEast hospitals – St John’s and St Joseph’s
www.marchofdimes.com – Information on preterm birth and its prevention
www.prematurity.org – Information on preterm birth and its prevention
www.waterbirth.org – Waterbirth International, providing information on waterbirth
HealthEast Waterbirth Information – Healtheast’s waterbirth page. Note that Generations CNMs attend births at St. Joe’s and St. John’s. This is Healtheast’s site, so they do not link to our page directly.
Childbirth Connection – General maternal health information, especially for VBAC
www.breastfeedingonline.com – Information on breastfeeding
www.cancer.org – American Cancer Society guidelinesfor pap smears, mammography and other screening tests
www.menopause.org – North American Menopause Society
www.Prevention.com – General health and nutrition information
Amma Parenting Center – Many courses on birth, breastfeeding, and infant care, to suit your needs and schedule.
Lamaze Natural Childbirth – Local providers include: Enlightened Mama (St. Paul), BabyLove (Eagan), Susan Lane (firstname.lastname@example.org, Minneapolis), Blooma (Minneapolis and St. Paul) and others found on website.
Other Classes, Groups, Support, and Parenting
The Childbirth Collective —Nonprofit group educating families about birth and postpartum doula care. Also, weekly topic nights on pregnancy, birth, baby care, and more. Minneapolis and St. Paul locations.
Blooma —Prenatal and postpartum yoga, and much more. Minneapolis and St. Paul locations.
Enlightened Mama —Lamaze classes as above, also many other classes, groups and events around pregnancy, labor and birth, and parenting. St. Paul.
BabyLove —Lamaze classes as above, also many other classes, groups and events around pregnancy, labor and birth, and parenting; car seat checks; “Mama Café” drop in breastfeeding group. Eagan.
Parenting Oasis —Weekly drop in parenting and playgroup. Volunteer-run. South Minneapolis.
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