A Labor of Love: A Complete Guide to Childbirth for the Mind, Body and Soul of the Jewish Woman

Comprehensive and invaluable guide that covers every important stage of labor and birth, with over 50 beautiful and helpful illustrations and moving birth stories, practical guidance, and the timeless wisdom of our rich Jewish heritage to empower women to make their birth a labor of love.

Menucha: Putting the Emotional Health of Mothers First

Organization based in London, UK aims to provide advice and support to empower Jewish women and their families experiencing Perinatal Mood Disorders. Menucha’s goal is to alleviate the severity of Perinatal Mood disorders by ensuring every woman and her family can access help quickly, efficiently and feel confident.

Ever had a Miscarriage? READ THIS!

The following letter by Rabbi Moshe Wolfson was written to a woman following a miscarriage.

During Coronavirus Lockdowns, Some Doctors Wondered: Where Are the Preemies?

Hospitals in several countries saw dips in premature births, which could be a starting point for future research.

In Shifra’s Arms

Jewish resource for unplanned Pregnancy crises in the United States. We help Women from any background, at any stage of Pregnancy. We offer material and financial aid from the first trimester through the baby’s first birthday, as well as sensitive follow-up in cases of abortion and miscarriage.

Nine Wonderful Months B’Sha’ah Tovah: The Jewish Woman’s Clinical and Halachic Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth/ B’Sha’ah Tovah (Updated, Revised & Expanded) – The Jewish Woman’s Clinical & Halachic Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth

A complete guidebook including up-to-date clinical information; diagrams, illustrations and full-color photos of fetal development; prenatal care and laws of prenatal testing; nutrition, exercises, and Lamaze techniques; laws pertaining to childbirth and and bris; inspiring Torah thoughts and commentary. Approved by leading Rabbinic and medical authorities.

Happy Birthday:A Jewish Woman’s Guide To Childbirth

Published 2001 – From getting into peak condition to choosing a childbirth Education class, from the how-tos of relaxation to knowing when to go to the hospital, this book covers it all. Labor support, due date, proactive labor and even how to interact with hospital staff, including today’s delivery room technology and options explained in clear, easy-to-understand layman’s terms. Good nutrition is made doable, with listings of common food values and answers to commonly asked questions about diet during Pregnancy. Relaxation techniques that work – including methods of breathing – are presented step by step, making them easy to follow. Contemporary childbirth is filled with decisions to be made. Hospital policies are spelled out, including their pros and cons, to help parents-to-be make what may be crucial choices. Throughout the book, real Women tell their stories.

A Labor of Love: A Complete Guide to Childbirth for the Mind, Body and Soul of the Jewish Woman

guide that covers every important stage of labor and birth, with over 50 beautiful and helpful illustrations and moving birth stories. Nursing a comprehensive and helpful overview on all aspects of nursing
Health – information and insights on creating and maintaining good Health
Exercise – illustrated exercise plan with clear instructions and techniques