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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

Folic Acid Won't Curb Dangerous Pregnancy Complication
Title: Folic Acid Won't Curb Dangerous Pregnancy Complication
Category: Health News
Created: 9/13/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/14/2018 12:00:00 AM
When Blood Sugar Rises in Pregnancy, Mom and Baby Pay the Price
Title: When Blood Sugar Rises in Pregnancy, Mom and Baby Pay the Price
Category: Health News
Created: 9/11/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/12/2018 12:00:00 AM
Diet, Exercise Help Reduce Overweight Women's Pregnancy Weight Gain: Study
Title: Diet, Exercise Help Reduce Overweight Women's Pregnancy Weight Gain: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 9/6/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/7/2018 12:00:00 AM
Large Rise Seen in Serious Birth Complications in U.S.
Title: Large Rise Seen in Serious Birth Complications in U.S.
Category: Health News
Created: 9/6/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/6/2018 12:00:00 AM
Fish Oil Pills During Pregnancy Might Mean Stronger, Healthier Kids
Title: Fish Oil Pills During Pregnancy Might Mean Stronger, Healthier Kids
Category: Health News
Created: 9/5/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/5/2018 12:00:00 AM
Preeclampsia and Eclampsia
Title: Preeclampsia and Eclampsia
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 1/31/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/5/2018 12:00:00 AM
Hypothyroidism During Pregnancy
Title: Hypothyroidism During Pregnancy
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 11/30/1999 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/31/2018 12:00:00 AM
Babies of Opioid-Addicted Moms May Struggle in School
Title: Babies of Opioid-Addicted Moms May Struggle in School
Category: Health News
Created: 8/30/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/30/2018 12:00:00 AM
Braxton Hicks Contractions (False Labor)
Title: Braxton Hicks Contractions (False Labor)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 7/28/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/29/2018 12:00:00 AM
Arkansas Law Restricting Abortion Pills Remains on Hold
Title: Arkansas Law Restricting Abortion Pills Remains on Hold
Category: Health News
Created: 8/24/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/27/2018 12:00:00 AM
Health Tip: Food Safety for Pregnant and Nursing Mothers
Title: Health Tip: Food Safety for Pregnant and Nursing Mothers
Category: Health News
Created: 8/27/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/27/2018 12:00:00 AM