There are so many good and informative websites out there that it’s hard to choose among them. Many of the links listed below will be of interest to pregnant women and families everywhere. There are also many links with information specifically for residents of British Columbia, Canada, and even more specifically to the Fraser Valley area.
41 weeks and Beyond.. will you ever have this baby? read me!!
VBAC (Vaginal delivery after Caesarean) or TOLAC (Trial of Labour after Caesarean)
Are you over 40 years old?
What you need to know about Hypertension
Normal new born behaviour
Other GREAT resources!
Healthy Families BC
The Fraser Health Authority – – information on everything to do with pregnancy, labour, birth, baby, breastfeeding. Register for Best Beginnings.
Healthy Pregnancy BC
Baby’s Best Chance
Best Start – Pregnancy Nutrition Booklet
Choices in Childbirth
Canadian Pediatric Society – ‘caring for kids’
Childbirth Connection – a good site with current research information
Women’s Health – has a section on pregnancy
iVillage Pregnancy and Parenting
Best Start – a site with multilingual resources
World Health Organization – an international site with excellent information
Fathers of Newborn Babies
Great resource for Aboriginal Women and Families
Fertility Choices: decision making tool about whether to have a baby now, or later, or never
Canada’s Food Guide
Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy
Prenatal Genetic Screening
Find therapists and psychologists in your area
Evoke Wellness Centre
Pacific Life Chiropractic
Lamaze International – another good all round site
DONA International – for information about doulas and to find a doula
Water birth information – general information
Home Birth Handbook
CMBC Statement on Home Birth
Midwives Association of BC
Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada
Canadian Pediatric Society