Resources

Our clinic lendlng library is not available during the COVID pandemic. Talk to your Midwives for specific book recommendations!

Essential Information For Your First Appointment

College of Midwives of Ontario: About Midwifery
Consultation and Transfer of Care
Informed Choice

Pregnancy

Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Pocket Guide
Iron Deficiency Anemia and You – Association of Ontario Midwives
Guide to Iron Supplements – Association of Ontario Midwives
Pregnant during Ramadan

Prenatal Screening

A Guide to Prenatal Screening
Noninvasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT)
IPS-FTS Ultrasound Lab List

COVID-19 Vaccine Resources

Depression, Anxiety and Mood Disorders in Pregnancy

Trillium Women’s Reproductive Mental Health Program
Peel Mood Disorder Program
Mother Matters: Women’s College mother’s program

Anatomy Ultrasound

Community Ultrasound Lab List – Mississauga

Screening for Gestational Diabetes

Recommendations from Reasearch (Cochrane Review) Screening for GDM
Gestational Diabetes Screening: Making an Informed Choice

Prenatal Classes and Doulas

Region of Peel Prenatal Classes
Region of Peel – Teen Prenatal
Region of Peel eLearning Prenatal Classes
Midwife Holliday Tyson, RM Youtube Prenatal Videos (Part 1 -3)
Doulas of North America (DONA) International – http://dona.org/mothers/
Association of Ontario Doulas – http://ontariodoulas.org/
Shawn Gallagher – ChildBirthJoy Prenatal Hypnosis
Womb: Birthing from Within Prenatal Classes
Lifetime of Love: Hypnobirthing Classes
Erin Mills Optimum Health-Prenatal and hypnobirthing classes
Keep Calm Hypnobirthing
Graceful Birth
Mother Matters: Prenatal Classes

Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)

Making an Informed Choice VBAC
An Unnecessary cut: How the C-Section Became America’s Most Common Major Surgery

Cord Blood Banking

Donate Cord Blood to A Public Bank

Labour and Birth

How to do Perineal Massage

Water Birth Tubs

Waterbirth Solutions

Postpartum

Pelvic Health Physiotherapy
How to Register Your Baby and Hearing Screening Follow-up and Milestones
Is This Normal? For birthing parent and baby, including warning signs and when to page.
Printable Diaper and Feeding Log

Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding Services – Central West
Breastfeeding Services – Peel Region
Trillium Breastfeeding & Pumping Community Resources

International Breastfeeding Centre

Parenthood

Ontario Early Years Centres
Caring for Your Baby and Yourself – Trillium Health Partners Videos
Region of Peel – Baby’s First Year
Region of Peel – Just for Dads
24 Hour Cribside Assistance – New “Dad” Manual
Bridgeway Family Centre

 

The naming of any organization, product or therapy, does not imply endorsement from Midwives of Mississauga. This information is provided for reference purposes only.

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