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The following books are recommended by moms in the Gorge.

Alternative Immunizations

Vaccines: Are They Really Safe & Effective? Neil Z. Miller  
A Thoughtful Parents Guide: How to Make Safe, Sensible Decisions About the Risks, Benefits, and Alternatives. Aviva Jill Romm


Having A Baby Naturally, Peggy O'Mara
The Natural Pregnancy Book - Herbs , Nutrition and other Holistic Choices, Aviva Jill Romm


The Birth Partner: Everything You Need to Know to Help a Woman Through Childbirth, Penny Simkin
Hypnobirthing, The Mongan Method, Marie Mongan
Birthing From Within, Pam England & Rob Horowitz
Ina May's Guide to Childbirth, Ina May Gaskin
Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Newborn: The Complete Guide, Penny Simkin, Janet Whalley and Ann Keppler


Nourishing Traditions, Sally Fallon
Simply Natural Baby Food, Cathe Olson


Wise Woman Herbal for the Childbearing Year, Susun S. Weed
Naturally Healthy Babies and Children: A Commonsense Guide to Herbal Remedies, Nutrition and Health, Aviva Jill Romm


The Nursing Mother's Companion, by Kathleen Huggins
The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, La Leche League
Ina May's Guide to Childbirth, by Ina May Gaskin