More tips on getting ins coverage for homebirth from gentlebirth.org
Another womans letter to her ins. co. asking for coverage of birth center fees
California Patients Guide- From the foundation for taxpayers and consumers rights
CA Department of Managed Healthcare
California Association of Midwives
Medical Board of CA - explains midwives
Nurse Midwifery Services in Placentia, CA
Southcoast Midwifery-Irvine, CA
Natural Woman Midwifery- CNM, LA area
Anne Sommers-Licensed Midwife So. CA area, She does VBAC's too!
American College of Nurse Midwives
ICAN-International Cesarean Awareness Network
Mothering Magazine (and website) Great info and forums about homebirth. This is where I started out my search for info.
Waterbirth.org & Global Maternal/Child Health Association
Doulas of North America
The Bradley Method of Natural (husband coached) Childbirth
Birthing from within
Obstetrical Myths and Research Realities- Henci Goer
Hard Labor- Susan Diamond RN- an interesting personal journey and details of what happens in maternity wards
Gentle Birth Choices (the video Is AWESOME)- Barbara Harper RN, CNM
Anything by Shiela Kitzinger
Birthing from Within-Pam England and Rob Horowitz- At first I thought this was total mumbo jumbo, but it really is helpful
for the emotional/psychological aspects of pregnancy & birth.