“Birth plans can be summed up in one word. Respect. Respect my body, my baby, my partner and my autonomy. With respect we all work as a team with grace and compassion.”
— Evamarie Padmanabhan
With an abundance of resources ready at your fingertips, looking for current and factual information can be daunting. This is especially true when it comes to educating yourself about pregnancy, birth and breastfeeding. Listed and linked below are my trusted resources. My overall approach is to add to your care. Adding my support to your team of doctors or midwives, and of course your own experience, knowledge, and intuition. Trust yourself and your role in your pregnancy. You are the most important member of the team.
The Cochrane Library - scroll down topic pregnancy and childbirth