Resources for Glow Midwifery Families


Oregon Midwifery Council

Midwives Alliance of North America (MANA)

Radiant Belly Home Birth Kit

La Leche League of Oregon



Dr. Sears

Waterbirth International

Spinning Babies

Lauren LaBarre Photography

Breastfeeding in the First Hour

Postpartum Depression



Research on Home Birth

Home Birth: The Medical Literature on the Safety of Home Birth
James Hughes, Ph.D.
Home Birth Research: Citations from the medical literature that generally demonstrate the safety of home births.

Outcomes of Planned Home Births with Certified Professional Midwives: Large Prospective Study in North America
by Kenneth C Johnson, senior epidemiologist, Betty-Anne Daviss, project manager
BMJ 2005;330:1416 (June 2005)

Closing the Theory–Practice Gap: Intrapartum Midwifery
Management of Planned Homebirths
Saraswathi Vedam, CNM, MSN, Meredith Goff, CNM, MS,
and Vicki Nolan Marnin, CNM, MSN
J Midwifery Womens Health 2007;52:291–300