Pregnancy, Maternal Health and Motherhood

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Pregnancy, Maternal Health and Motherhood


Maternal health, pregnancy, infertility, childbirth, maternal mortality, midwifery, motherhood


Resources on pregnancy, maternal health, motherhood, childbirth, midwifery, and maternal mortality.

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Childbirth Connection
Founded in 1918 as the Maternity Center Association, Childbirth Connection is now a core program of the National Partnership for Women & Families. For nearly 100 years, they have helped develop and advance many forms of care that are now critical…

The Emily Effect
Join us in our movement to #EndTheStigma and help raise awareness for moms who suffer from perinatal mood disorders like postpartum depression and anxiety

End Maternal Mortality Now (EndMMNow)
A community reporting project that trained women of marginalized communities in a district in Assam to identify and report violations of maternal health rights.

Hip Mama
The original alternative parenting magazine.

“If I know I am on the pill and I get pregnant, it's an act of God”: women's views on fatalism, agency and pregnancy
A study published open access in Contraception journal where the authors interviewed 52 U.S. women aged 18-30 about their views on and experiences with contraception and their attitudes toward pregnancy. Jones et al. also examined the relationship…

Infamous Mothers
A for-profit business with a social mission to create products and services that revolutionize the way women mother. They sell socially-conscious apparel, produce publications, and lead workshops/classes with one goal in mind. They are hired to speak…

Motherhood Later… Than Sooner (MLTS)
An international organization for women who had a baby over 35…and especially over 40 and 50. Their mission is to support, empower, inform and connect midlife mothers – or later mothers – through a website, blog, newsletter, learning opportunities,…

Midwifery Today
Through networking and education, Midwifery Today’s mission is to return midwifery care to its rightful position in the family; to make midwifery care the norm throughout the world; and to redefine midwifery as a vital partnership with women.

No Time to Lose: Fighting Maternal and Infant Mortality through Community Reporting
Highlights the many barriers tea garden workers face when seeking legally guaranteed maternal care and gives recommendations that would immediately reduce maternal mortality in Assam, India.

Power to Push Campaign
This campaign encourages women in British Columbia to learn as much as they can and push for the best birth possible.
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