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Childbirth & Pregnancy Resources in the Madison Area

  • Moms in Madison - a great reference site for parents in the Madison area, including birth options and resources.
     
  • Madison Birth Center - Madison Birth Center is Wisconsin's first free-standing birth center and the first "Baby-Friendly" birthing facility in South Central Wisconsin. All care is provided by certified nurse-midwives, using traditional midwifery principles. Midwives are experts in caring for healthy women experiencing normal pregnancies. Our clients receive a level of personal attention and quality of care that is unparalleled in today's healthcare environment.

Other Selected Web Sites

  • The Bradley Method of Natural Childbirth - The Bradley Method teaches natural childbirth and views birth as a natural process. Instructors believe that most women with proper education, preparation, and the help of a loving and supportive coach can be taught to give birth naturally.

More Pregnancy and Birth Articles

Mom-to-Be's Pot Use Tied to Changes in Baby's Size, Behavior
Title: Mom-to-Be's Pot Use Tied to Changes in Baby's Size, Behavior
Category: Health News
Created: 5/22/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/23/2018 12:00:00 AM
Closing Fossil Fuel Plants Tied to Fewer Preterm Births
Title: Closing Fossil Fuel Plants Tied to Fewer Preterm Births
Category: Health News
Created: 5/22/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/23/2018 12:00:00 AM
Health Tip: Risk Factors for an Ectopic Pregnancy
Title: Health Tip: Risk Factors for an Ectopic Pregnancy
Category: Health News
Created: 5/23/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/23/2018 12:00:00 AM
Banned Pregnancy Drug Linked to ADHD Generations Later
Title: Banned Pregnancy Drug Linked to ADHD Generations Later
Category: Health News
Created: 5/21/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/22/2018 12:00:00 AM
Vendors Say Pot Eases Morning Sickness. Will Baby Pay a Price?
Title: Vendors Say Pot Eases Morning Sickness. Will Baby Pay a Price?
Category: Health News
Created: 5/21/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/22/2018 12:00:00 AM
Some Women Have Regrets After Freezing Eggs for Later Pregnancy
Title: Some Women Have Regrets After Freezing Eggs for Later Pregnancy
Category: Health News
Created: 5/18/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/21/2018 12:00:00 AM
U.S. Fertility Rates Hit Record Low in 2017
Title: U.S. Fertility Rates Hit Record Low in 2017
Category: Health News
Created: 5/17/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/18/2018 12:00:00 AM
Conception Tougher for Couples When Male Partner Is Depressed
Title: Conception Tougher for Couples When Male Partner Is Depressed
Category: Health News
Created: 5/18/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/18/2018 12:00:00 AM
Pregnancy Myths and Facts Quiz: Test Your Pregnancy IQ
Title: Pregnancy Myths and Facts Quiz: Test Your Pregnancy IQ
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 3/22/2012 3:48:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 5/16/2018 1:58:54 PM
No Evidence Acupuncture Boosts Fertility Treatment
Title: No Evidence Acupuncture Boosts Fertility Treatment
Category: Health News
Created: 5/15/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/16/2018 12:00:00 AM
Dirty Air in Pregnancy May Raise Kid's Blood Pressure Risk
Title: Dirty Air in Pregnancy May Raise Kid's Blood Pressure Risk
Category: Health News
Created: 5/14/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/15/2018 12:00:00 AM