My Name is Judit Torok, and my Act of Global Citizenship is to fight

Human Rights Violations of Childbirth.



http://www.freedomforbirth.com/

Freedom for Birth --  “Why should we have to fight for this?”



Organizations:

Choices in Childbirth - Enables educated, healthy choices about birth

http://choicesinchildbirth.org/

A non-profit organization dedicated to providing expectant parents with a full range of information and education.


Midwife Alliance of North America

http://mana.org/

Leading the way for midwifery. A professional membership organization that promotes excellence in midwifery practice. It is dedicated to unifying and strengthening the profession, thereby increasing access to quality health care and improving outcomes for women, babies, families, and communities.


Articles and Blogs:

Midwives should play an important role in childbirth:

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/12/15/opinion/are-midwives-safer-than-doctors.html?_r=0


Prenatal Yoga - Deb’s Blog

http://prenatalyogacenter.com/blog/




Videos:



Ina May Gaskin

http://inamay.com/

Reducing the Fear of Birth in the US Culture

http://youtu.be/S9LO1Vb54yk





Saraswathi Vedam

Home or Hospital? Holding the Space for Human Birth

http://youtu.be/o5V723E9wvE