Below is a list of online resources to help answer questions related to women's health and websites with useful information to read before getting pregnant, during pregnancy and after pregnancy.
March of Dimes
The March of Dimes website is an excellent resource offering information for women before they become pregnant, during pregnancy, about the birth of your baby and bringing your baby home.
This website provides information about pregnancy and birth, including information about vaginal births after C-Sections (VBAC). It also offers photos and descriptions of your pregnancy week-by-week.
This site provides tips for getting your baby into a good position for birth, including babies who are in the breech position.
Breastfeeding Expert: Dr. Jack Newman
This site answers many of the questions new mothers have about breastfeeding.
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
The ACOG website offers answers to frequently asked health questions with responses from Obstetric and Gynecology physicians. Information about contraception, pregnancy, labor, deliver and postpartum care is offered. Information for teens is also available.
American College of Nurse-Midwives
The American College of Nurse-Midwives' website offers information on a variety of topics, including women's health, pregnancy, birth and infant care.
Association of Women's Health, Obstetrics and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)
This website provides information about the importance of allowing the full 40 weeks for pregnancy.
Are you planning to have your baby at Skagit Valley Hospital's Family Birth Center?
Learn more and watch an introductory video about the SVH Family Birth Center
Please contact our office with questions related to your health or pregnancy: 360-428-2575