midwife@homebirthservice.com
Websites:

www.gentlebirth.org

www.homebirth.org.uk

www.vbacfacts.com

www.evidencebasedbirth.com

Articles
:

Cheyney, M., et al. Outcomes of care for 16, 924 planned home births in the United States: the Midwives Alliance of North America Statistics Project, 2004 to 2009. Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health vol. 59 no. 1 p. 17-27. First published online 30 January, 2014.

Ole Olsen, Jette Clausen. Planned hospital birth versus planned home birth. Cochrane Library (Sept. 12, 2012)

Saraswathi Vedam, CNM, MSN, SciD(hc); Patricia A. Janssen, RN, BSN, MPH, PhD; Ronnie Lichtman, CNM, PhD. Science and Sensibility: Choice of Birth Place in the United States. From Medscape Ob/Gyn & Women's Health (02/25/2010)

McLachlan, Helen, Forster, Della. Commentary: The safety of home birth: Is the evidence good enough? CMAJ 2009 181: 359-360

Janssen, Patricia A., et al. Outcomes of planned home birth with registered midwife versus planned hospital birth with midwife or physician CMAJ 2009 0: cmaj.081869

de Jonge, A. et al. Perinatal mortality and morbidity in a nationwide cohort of 529 688 low-risk planned home and hospital births. BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology 2009 vol. 116 no. 9 p. 1177-1184

Boucher, D., et al. Staying Home to Give Birth: Why Women in the United States Choose Home Birth. Journal of Midwifery & Womens Health Volume 54 Issue 2. Pages 119-126 (March 2009)

Huffington Post on Homebirth (June 18, 2008)

Duran, A M The safety of home birth: the farm study. Am J Public Health 1992 82: 450-453

Books:

Gaskin, Ina May. Spiritual Midwifery. 2002.

Goer, Henci. The Thinking Woman's Guide to a Better Birth. 1999.

Goer, Henci. Obstetric Myths Vesus Research Realities: A Guide to the Medical Literature

Films:

"Home Delivery" 2008. (Amazon.com On Demand):

"The Business of Being Born" 2008. (Netflix)