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Because Birth Matters
Please see the new website for the new birth center in Corona at www.familycenteredbirth.com!

Suggested Reading List

Pregnancy Books

Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth by Ina May Gaskin
The Complete Book of Pregnancy and Childbirth by Sheila Kitzinger
Pregnancy Childbirth and the Newborn by Simkin, Whalley, & Keppler
The Naturally Healthy Pregnancy by Shonda Parker

Childbirth Books

Birthing From Within by Pam England & Rob Horowitz
The Water Birth Book by Yehudi Gordon, MD
Choosing Waterbirth by Lakshmi Bertram
Active Birth by Janet Balaskas
HypnoBirthing by Marie F Mongan
Birth without Violence by Frederick Leboyer, MD
Silent Knife by Nancy Cohen & Lois Estner
Spiritual Midwifery by Ina May Gaskin
Gentle Birth Choices by Barbara Harper, RN

Breastfeeding Books

Bestfeeding - How to Breastfeed Your Baby by Renfrew, Fisher, & Arms
The Nursing Mother’s Companion by Kathleen Huggins, RN, MS
Breastfeeding Your Baby by Sheila Kitzinger
Breastfeeding and Natural Child Spacing by Sheila Kippley
Breastfeeding Made Simple by Mohrbacher & Kendall-Tackett

Parenting Books

Your Toddler Head to Toe by Cara Familian Natterson, MD
Infant Massage by Vimala McClure
Mommy Diagnostics by Shonda Parker
The Discipline Book by William & Martha Sears

Other Books

Taking Charge of Your Fertility by Toni Weschler, MPH
Empty Cradle, Broken Heart by Deborah L Davis, PhD
Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom by Christiane Northrup, MD