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Roots of Life Midwifery & Services

Resources for Growing Families and More!

Attachment Parenting

attachmentparenting.org

Birthing naturally

Holistic Moms network - www.holisticmoms.org

Midwifery Today Magazine - www.midwiferytoday.com

Mothering magazine - www.mothering.com


Birth Kits

Everything birth offers build your own kits, pre-designed kits, water birth tubs, mom and baby products and much more!  

Birth With Love


Breastfeeding Information & Support

www.kellymom.com

www.lllusa.org

www.milkshare.com Website helps match breast milk donors with people seeking breast milk. Site also provides information and research concerning breast milk donation.


Chiropractors

Steiner Family Chiropractic in Exeter, NH steinerfamilychiro.com

Offering pregnancy pillow positioning & Newborn care!

Great Works Chiropractic and Wellness in South Berwick, ME www.greatworkschiro.com

In Motion Chiropractic in Dover, NH www.inmotion-chiro.com


Circumcision

www.circumcision.org provides information on the risks and benefits associated with circumcision.

Dr. Mirabello in Rochester, NH 603-332-5211


Local Midwifery Organizations

NH Midwives

Maine Midwives


Nutrition

Government website with suggested daily requirements. Provides tool to evaluate intake and plan menu based on nutritional needs for the whole family.

Mypyramid.gov

Article on the importance of nutrition during the childbearing year. Includes information on daily requirements. Midwifery Today article. 

Article on nutritional facts in pregnancy. Midwifery Today article


Research

Birthworks International informational website on normal birth.

www.birthworks.org

Prenatal and Perinatal Psycology

www.birthpsycology.com

Homebirth focused study - www.cfmidwifery.org

An article supporting normal birth with midwives.

www.midwife.org/normal-birth-consumer-doc

Research article database-not specific to homebirth. www.pubmed.gov

Citizens for Midwifery 

Cesarean Birth and Vaginal Birth After a Cesarean (VBAC)

www.childbirthconnection.org

International Cesarean Awareness Network


Cloth Diaper Information and Service

Green Earth Baby Works - Mom and baby products store, cloth diapering support and diapering service. Located in Epping, N.H. and online.

Cloth Diapers vs. Disposables resource


Lesbian and Gay Parenting

Family Equality

Family Rights and Support


Massage Therapists



Placenta Encapsulation

Additional links to research and information on this site - Placentabenefits.info


Pregnancy and Neonatal Loss

Compassionate friends

Support-line 24hr. 888-908-HAND and website

Wentworth Douglas Hospital in Dover, NH- Pregnancy Loss group meets regularly

Doulas

DONA is an organization that trains, certifies, and supports doulas. Find information about what a doula does, how to find a doula, how a doula is trained and more!

CAPPA is an organization that trains, certifies, and supports doulas and childbirth educators. Find information about what a doula does, how to find a doula, how a doula is trained and more!


Reiki

Learn more about Reiki and the benefits.

Research on Reiki.