An interesting article with recommendations on more baby-friendly hospital births with minimum interventions.

A link to a very interesting article about the effects birth can have on the baby, the mother and the father.

The Lamaze Healthy Birth Practices help simplify your birth process with a natural approach that helps alleviate your fears and manage pain.

These recommendations are taken from a report on Appropriate Technology for Birth published by the World Health Organization in April 1985 and are known as the ‘Fortelesa Declaration’.

To receive CIMS designation as "mother-friendly," a hospital, birth center, or home birth service must fulfill these Ten Steps of the Mother-Friendly Childbirth Initiative.

I am connected in my soul to all women who have ever given birth, who are right now giving birth, and who ever will give birth. We are not alone. We are doing it together. We are bonded through our mothers’ consciousness. I am uplifted and sustained by the power of this reality...

Είμαι ψυχικά συνδεδεμένη με όλες τις γυναίκες που έχουν ποτέ γεννήσει, που γεννούν αυτή τη στιγμή και που πρόκειται ποτέ να γεννήσουν. Δεν είμαστε μόνες. Το πραγματώνουμε όλες μαζί ...

Traditional and powerful songs for pregnancy and birth