Pregnancy Risk Line – Get answers to your medical questions during pregnancy, nursing & pregnancy friendly medications, foods, etc (801) 328-2229

Recommended Pregnancy Books & Documentaries:

My recommended ESSENTIALS FOR BIRTH list on Amazon!

Recommended Nutrition Books:

Utah Birth Centers:

Utah Home Birth Midwives:

Utah Hospital Providers:

  • Stacie Carter, CNM (Rocky Mountain – Layton)
  • Layton Parkway Nurse Midwives
  • Alex Larson, OB/GYN (Ogden Clinic)

Pregnancy Websites:

  • ICAN – Thinking about a VBAC? Get even more support and information here! The International Cesarean Awareness Network, Inc. (ICAN) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to improve maternal-child health by preventing unnecessary cesareans through education, providing support for cesarean recovery, and promoting Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC).
  • Spinning Babies– Check out this great website for tips and tricks to encourage optimal fetal positioning!
  • Evidence Based Birth – A starting point to find evidence about your options during childbirth, and a way to start conversations with your healthcare providers about those options.

Childbirth Education

Maternity and Newborn Photographers:

*I offer birth photography! See my packages HERE.

Placenta Encapsulators

Prenatal Massage

Prenatal Exercise & Relaxation Resources

Webster Certified Chiropractors Specializing in Prenatal and Newborn Care

Breastfeeding and Lactation Support:

  • Breastfeeding: The Ultimate MRE – This online video, taught by IBCLC Melanie Sheppard, includes: over 3 hours of expert advice, specific instructions on how to breastfeed, tips on how to properly latch and prevent nursing pain, how to know if your baby is getting enough milk, stories from other moms, troubleshooting problems, returning to work and pumping your milk, nursing in public with confidence, and much more!
  • The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding (book)
  • Work. Pump. Repeat.: The New Mom’s Survival Guide to Breastfeeding and Going Back to Work by Shortall (book)
  • Breastfeeding Education
  • Le Leche League – If you choose to feed your baby with breastmilk, La Leche League is an international nonprofit, nonsectarian organization dedicated to providing education, information, support, and encouragement to women who want to breastfeed. Check out their meetings nearest you today!
  • – Provides evidence-based information on breastfeeding and parenting, started by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC).
  • Breastfeeding Education & Videos
  • Jaime Jones, BSN-IBCLC at Heart and Soul Family Medicine in West Point (Davis County)
  • Aleesha Burke, IBCLC – home visits!
  • Success with Breastfeeding – Sherri Gun, RN, LC & Anne Tullis, RN, LC – serving Weber/Davis and Salt Lake County
  • Birth and Breastfeeding Solutions – Julie Johnson, IBCLC – Serving Salt Lake and Utah County
  • Lactation Link – Lindsey Shipley, RN, CBE, IBCLC – Serving Salt Lake and Utah County
  • MotherFed – Susan Johnson, MFA, IBCLC, RLC; Alison Smart, PT, IBCLC, RLC; Sally H. N. Wright, BS, IBCLC, RLC – Serving Weber/Davis and Salt Lake County

Postpartum Mental Health Support:

Recommend Postpartum Books:

Other Postpartum Support:

Baby Care

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