Topic: Pregnancy

The Eden Center

Wealth of resources related to Mikvah and Woman’s Health. The Eden Center focuses on enabling all Women to have a personally meaningful and welcoming experience in the Mikvah, providing support and resources for crisis and lifecycle moments and transforming the Mikvah into a vehicle to promote Women’s emotional and physical Health, intimacy and well-being. Increasing public awareness of issues of Women’s Health and Women’s well-being, including encouraging the intimate female voice in the context of marital Relationships.

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 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.