"Except for being hanged by the feet, the supine position is the worst conceivable position for labor and delivery." This is very true. I am a midwife and it is essential to delivery upright MORE than 45 degree semi-recumbent for the best outcome for you and for baby. Your perineum and your newborn will thank you.

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The First Hour Following Birth: Don’t Wake the Mother! - by Michel Odent

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Questions about Prenatal Ultrasound and the Alarming Increase in Autism - by Caroline Rodgers--also discusses info regarding infant's exposure to immense heat and sound during ultrasound

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How to be the best postpartum visitor in 15 minutes or less - excellent read for doulas, friends, and family!

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Dr Michel Odent speaks about the needs of the woman in labor and how those in support can best help.

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Stand and Deliver: Michel Odent on GD - a good examination of what Gestational Diabetes is, why it's controversial and what mothers should be doing to stay healthy.

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Focuses on the life period with the highest adaptability and vulnerability to environmental factors - the period inside the womb.

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