Midwifery Group Useful Links

What is a Midwife?

Is a Midwife right for you?

The American Academy of Pediatrics

The latest recommendations on circumcision, immunizations, and other important information for expectant parents.

American College of Nurse-Midwives

The national organization for Certified Nurse-Midwives and Certified Midwives.

The Baby Center

This site provides questions and answers about pregnancy, labor and birth, babies, and parenting issues.

Childbirth Connection

This site has information on choices in childbirth.

Circumcision information and resource program

This site contains much useful information about circumcision.

La Leche League

Helpful advice about breastfeeding.

HealthyChildren.org from the American Academy of Pediatrics

Read the AAP's statement on circumcision.

Massachusetts Affiliate of the American College of Nurse Midwives

Look at this site to learn about midwifery in Massachusetts.

Our Bodies Ourselves Pregnancy and Birth

Great information on pregnancy and birth.

The Pregnancy Environmental Hotline

You may also reach them by telephone at 1-800-322-5014.


For over a century, a leader in patient care, medical education and research, with expertise in virtually every specialty of medicine and surgery.

About BWH