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Born in the U.S.A. - Choice Doesn’t End With the Decision to Become a Parent
Meet three birth caregivers--a obstetrician, a nurse-midwife, and a licensed homebirth midwife--each with a dramatically different idea about what constitutes best care for birthing women. Learn how they see their work and what factors--medical, legal, and cultural--influence women's choices in…
The Milky Way - The Case for Breastfeeding
The U.S. has one of the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world, despite the fact it is the natural way to feed an infant. How did breastfeeding become the exception rather than the norm in America? And what would it…
M.A.D Mums and Dads
The Cooma based Mums and Dads Group, M.A.D was established in 2004 to coordinate and advocate the wide range of needs pregnant and parenting teenagers have. The M.A.D group is committed to assisting pregnant and parenting teenagers and their children…
Baby-Led Breastfeeding…The Mother-Baby Dance
In Baby-Led Breastfeeding , we see mothers learning to breastfeed naturally?by letting their babies show them how. Like kittens and puppies, human babies are already hardwired to seek out and find the breast. In this video we see just how…
Biological Nurturing: Laid-Back Breastfeeding for Mothers
For mothers, lactation consultants, nurses, midwives, childbirth educators, WIC breastfeeding counselors, and others who work with breastfeeding mothers. This 28-minute DVD introduces laid-back positions that help mothers breastfeed in greater comfort and enjoy their babies more. In the past, postpartum…
Prenatal and Early Childhood Nutrition
When women are pregnant or breastfeeding, they have special nutritional needs. Registered Dietitian Melissa Halas-Liang explains the nutritional considerations for women and their new babies during pregnancy and while breastfeeding, including: Nutrients and extra calories Foods to be avoided and…
Breastfeeding: Even More Positions
Watch an easy way to put baby in "football hold" at your side. Learn how to keep him inclined at a 45 degree angle for his comfort or hold him with your "opposite hands" in front.
Baby Self Attaches
Watch baby, placed on mom's chest, scoot down & then over to the breast to attach. Learn how he signals he is done & goes to the other breast when put back up on mom's chest.
Baby Crazy
Being a parent is one of humanity's most demanding and rewarding experiences--a mixture of infatuation, mad passion, fear, fun, guilt and enduring love. This entertaining documentary looks at four young couples who share their intimate experiences of parenting in rare…
Go To Bed Kids & Sleep
The trip from the womb to the world is the longest, most traumatic journey a human will ever take. One result is to send newborns into months of what is much like severe jet lag. Their first sleeping patterns are…
Parenting Babies
Bringing a little one into your home is a life-changing and sometimes overwhelming experience, which is not always easy to navigate. This "Speaking from Experience" program features interviews with parents of children of all ages describing their experiences parenting their…
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