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Author Gaskin, Ina May.
Title Ina May's guide to childbirth / Ina May Gaskin.
Imprint New York : Bantam Books, c2003.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  RG661 .G376 2003    DUE 08-06-18 OFF CAMPUS  
Author Gaskin, Ina May.
Subject Natural childbirth.
Natural Childbirth.
Labor, Obstetric.
Pregnancy.
Maternal Welfare.
Add Title Guide to childbirth
From the nation's leading midwife-- Ina May's guide to childbirth
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  RG661 .G376 2003    DUE 08-06-18 OFF CAMPUS  
Author Gaskin, Ina May.
Subject Natural childbirth.
Natural Childbirth.
Labor, Obstetric.
Pregnancy.
Maternal Welfare.
Add Title Guide to childbirth
From the nation's leading midwife-- Ina May's guide to childbirth
Description xv, 348 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The powerful mind/body connection -- What happens in labor -- The pain/pleasure riddle -- Sphincter law -- What you need to know about your pregnancy and prenatal care -- Going into labor -- Giving birth: move freely, let gravity work for you -- Forgotten vaginal powers and episiotomy -- The third stage of labor -- Benchmarks in midwifery -- What you least expect when you're expecting -- Vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) -- Choosing a caregiver -- A vision for midwifery and mothers in the twenty-first century.
Summary A leading authority on midwifery offers expectant mothers an alternative to hospital birthing, explaining how to create a mutually supportive relationship among birth-care providers and make informed choices.
ISBN 0553381156
9780553381153
OCLC # 50417356