Naming Your Child:
Baby Names World
Baby Names Inventor
Random Baby Name Genie
Baby Name Advisor - this is a lot of fun!
Adoption - Can I Name My Child?
Considerations in Naming an Adopted Child
Laws About First Names of Adopted Children WA - will vary from place to place.
Nausea and Vomiting During Pregnancy - see also Coping Skills and Depression During Pregnancy:
Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG) Education and Research
Wikipedia: Morning Sickness
VIC Better Health Channel: Morning Sickness
Pregnancy Sickness Support
Nutrition and Recommended Nutritional Supplements During Pregnancy - see also Eating Disorders and Pregnancy.
Obstetric Fistula - see Fistula Care Organisations and Memorial Donations for Pregnancy and Neonatal Loss.
Older Mothers - see Mothers, Older,
Orphans, Organisations Supporting:
UNICEF Orphan Support
World Vision Child Rescue - Orphans
SOS Children's Villages
Orphan Support Africa - Home
Orphan Support Africa - How to Help
Oxfam Australia Shop - Mother and Baby Doll - you could even purchase this doll and give it to one of the charities below.
Oxfam Australia Shop - Batsiranai Doll - same with these dolls.
You may want to search for organisations like this in your local area
Overweight, Pregnancy When - see also Exercise During Pregnancy, Nutrition and Nutritional Supplements During Pregnancy, Preparing for Pregnancy and Prenatal Care:
Plus Size Pregnancy
Your Plus Size Pregnancy
Pandora's Aquarium - an online support group, message board and chat room for survivors of sexual violence:
Pandora's Aquarium page on Rape-related Pregnancy
Pandora's Aquarium Pregnancy and Parenting Forum
Parenting Children With Disabilities and Special Needs - see Children With Disabilities and Special Needs, Parenting, and Children With Disabilities and Special Needs, Emotions of Parents of,
Parenting in Same-Sex Relationships - see also Friendship and Support for New Parents, Listening and Parenting Skills:
Raising Children Network: Parenting in a Same-Sex Relationship
Gay Dads Australia: A Resource for Gay Dads and Those Thinking of Becoming Dads
Over-the-Rainbow: Becoming a Parent
Gay Families Meetup Groups Around the World
Gay Parents Meetup Groups Around the World
Rainbow Families Council Australia
The Ultimate Guide to Pregnancy for Lesbians: How to Stay Sane and Take Care of Yourself from Pre-conception through Birth
The New Essential Guide to Lesbian Conception, Pregnancy and Birth
Confessions of the Other Mother: Non-Biological Lesbian Moms Tell All
The Lesbian Parenting Book: A Guide to Creating Families and Raising Children
The Complete Lesbian and Gay Parenting Guide
Gay Dads: A Celebration of Fatherhood
Fatherhood for Gay Men: An Emotional and Practical Guide to Becoming a Gay Dad
Families Like Mine: Children of Gay Parents Tell it Like it is
Parenting Skills - see also Coping Skills, Family Dynamics, Friendship and Support for New Parents, Parents, Looking After Yourself and Your Relationships, Parents, Transition to Being, Parenting Skills, Domestic Violence and, and Single Parents, Resources for:
The TurnAround Mom: How an Abuse and Addiction Survivor Stopped the Cycle for Her Family - and How You Can Too
Parenting One Day at a Time: Using the Tools of Recovery to Become Better Parents and Raise Better Kids - a parenting skills book for parents in recovery from addiction (a common problem for people who've experienced sexual violence).
PTSD and Parenting
Raising Children Network
Daily Strength: Children's Health and Parenting Online Support Group
Parenting Skills Resources in Australia
Parenting Club Articles on Parenting and Online Community
Relationships Australia Family Skills/Parenting Courses
Parenting Book Reviews
More Parenting and Childbirth Books - new and preloved books in Australia.
The Five Love Languages of Children
A Little Book of Parenting Skills
How to Be a Great Mum
How to Be a Great Working Mum
How to Be a Great Dad
Toddler Taming: the Guide to Your Child From One to Four
Your Toddler Month by Month
How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk
Boundaries with Kids
How to Set Boundaries for Your Children
1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children 2-12
The No-Cry Series of Books on Discipline, Bedtime and Sleep and Potty-Training
104 Activities that Build: Self-Esteem, Teamwork, Communication, Anger Management, Self-Discovery, Coping Skills
Baby Hearts: A Guide to Giving Your Child an Emotional Head Start
What Dads Need to Know About Daughters/What Moms Need to Know About Sons
How to Play Safely With Your Baby
How to Play With Baby as They Grow
How to Play With Your Kids
eHow to Play With Your Kids
Fun Things for Kids to Do Instead of TV
Teach Kids How
Nursery Rhyme and Game Corner
Baby Play (Gymboree)
The Rookie Mom's Handbook: 250 Activities to Do With (and Without!) Your Baby
Parenting Skills, Domestic Violence and - see also Family Dynamics, Parenting Skills, Parents, Looking After Yourself and Your Relationships, Parents, Transition to Being and Single Parents, Resources for:
Breaking Free, Starting Over: Parenting in the Aftermath of Family Violence
Mothering Through Domestic Violence
Talking to My Mum: A Picture Workbook for Workers, Mothers and Children Affected by Domestic Abuse
Talking About Domestic Abuse: A Photo Activity Workbook to Develop Communication Between Mothers and Young People
Information on Developing Child-Specific Safety Plans for Your Kids
Domestic Violence: Effects on Children
When Dad Hurts Mom: Helping Your Children Heal the Wounds of Witnessing Abuse
Squeaky Speaks: A Coloring and Activity Book for Children Surviving Domestic Violence
A Terrible Thing Happened - A Story for Children Who Have Witnessed Violence or Trauma
Parents, Being Relaxed - see Parents, Transition to Being,
Parents, Help for - see also Grief:
Helpful and Harmful Reactions to Disclosure of Sexual Abuse
Treating Child Sexual Abuse: Advice for Parents
Child Sexual Abuse: A Resource for Parents
Child Sexual Abuse: A Parent's Perspective
Pregnant Teenager: A Parent's Guide to Becoming A Young Grandparent
Accidental Grandparents: How Should You React When a Teenager Becomes Pregnant
Raising Your Grandchildren, Kinship Parenting
How to Survive Your Teen's Pregnancy
When Your Teen is Having a Baby
Pregnant Teenagers - Unplanned Teenage Pregnancy
Pregnant Teenagers - What to Expect
Helping Your Pregnant Teen Make a Decision
Information for Partners, Families and Friends
School-Age Parents : the Challenge of Three Generation Living
How Parents Can Support A Pregnant Teenager
Parenting and Child Health: Teenage Pregnancy
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
Child Sexual Abuse: A Parent's Perspective, Online Support Group
Pandora's Aquarium: Healing Together Forum
The Herodes' Cave Springboard and Live Chat Room
Herodes' Cave List of Links
Parents, Looking After Yourself and Your Relationships - see also Coping Skills and Sexual Recovery:
Taking Care of the Me in Mommy: Realistic Tips for Becoming a Better Mom, Spirit, Body and Soul
New Mother Tips: Adapting to Your New Life
Survival Techniques for New Parents
The New Mom's Survival Guide: How to Reclaim Your Body, Your Health, Your Sanity and Your Sex Life After Having a Baby
Hidden Feelings of Motherhood: Coping with Stress, Depression and Burnout
Baby-Proofing Your Marriage: How to Laugh More, Argue Less and Communicate Better
Nine Ways to Make Time for Your Mate After the Baby Arrives
The Modern Mom's Guide to Dad: Ten Secrets Your Husband Won't Tell You
Depression Fallout: The Impact of Depression on Couples and How to Preserve the Bond
You and Your Partner
Having Sex Again
New Parents and Sex
Let's Talk About Sex: After The Baby
No Sex Please, We're Parents
iVillage Forum Discussion on Breastfeeding and Sex
Contraception, Intimacy and the Newborn Baby
Adult Friendships: Maintaining Old Ones and Making New Ones
Is There Sex After Motherhood?
Sex and Intimacy Forum at Pandora's Aquarium
Sex and Intimacy Issues Supporter-Only Forum at Herodes' Cave
Parents, Transition to Being - see also Coping Skills:
The Six Stages of Parenthood
Self-Help for Mums: Helping You Connect with the Woman Inside the Mum
Huggies: All About Mum: Mother Guilt
Guilt: The Carry-On Baggage of Motherhood
Kidspot Australia: Sarah's Say - What Makes a Best Mum?
Self-Help for Mums: Helping You Connect With the Woman Inside the Mum
Mommy Guilt: Learn to Worry Less, Focus on What Matters Most and Raise Happier Kids You're a Good Mom (and Your Kids Aren't So Bad Either): 14 Secrets to Finding Happiness Between Super Mom and Slacker Mom
Letting Go as Children Grow: The Benefits of Relaxed Parenting for You and Your Children Motherhood Without Guilt
I Was a Really Good Mom Before I Had Kids: Reinventing Modern Motherhood
Even June Cleaver Would Forget the Juice Box: How to Cut Yourself Some Slack (and Still Raise Great Kids) in the Age of Extreme Parenting
Momfidence! An Oreo Never Killed Anyone and Other Secrets of Happier Parenting
The Self-Esteem Companion: Simple Exercises to Help You Challenge Your Inner Critic and Celebrate Your Personal Strengths
Missing in Action: How Mothers Lose, Grieve and Retrieve Their Sense of Self
The Balanced Mom: Raising Your Kids Without Losing Yourself
Mommy Mantras: Affirmations and Insights to Keep You from Losing Your Mind
Momma Zen: Walking the Crooked Path of Motherhood
Buddhism for Mothers of Young Children: Becoming a Mindful Parent
Mojo Mom: Nurturing Yourself While Raising a Family
The Working Mother's Guilt Guide: Whatever You're Doing, It Isn't Enough
The Stay-at-Home Survival Guide: Field Tested Strategies for Staying Smart, Sane and Connected While Caring for Your Kids
All Mothers Work: A Guilt-Free Guide for the Stay at Home Mom
From Full-Time Professional to Full-Time Parent
Partners, Family and Friends - see Child Abuse, Helping Someone, Domestic Violence, Helping Someone, Grief, Helping Someone Through, Herodes' Cave Springboard and Live Chat Room, Parents, Help for, Rape, Helping Someone, Secondary Trauma, Termination of Pregnancy, Helping Someone.
Partners, Help for:
Information for Partners, Families and Friends
Partner Rape - see also Common Reactions to Sexual Assault, Coping Skills, Depression, Disappointment, Domestic Violence, Domestic Violence, Helping Someone, Emotions, Fear, Grief and Safety Planning:
Hotlines from Aphrodite Wounded
Physical Examinations and Medical Tests:
Our Bodies Our Selves
Pandora's Aquarium: Tips for Going to the Gynaecologist
Breathing Exercises, Safe-Place Visualizations or Grounding Techniques
Healing Mind, Healthy Woman: Using the MInd-Body Connection to Manage Stress and Take Control of Your Life pp. 42-88
Coping Skills and Techniques
For Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse Who're Pregnant - includes information on how to handle medical tests and have your voice listened to in medical settings.
Physical Health - see Exercise During Pregnancy, Nutrition and Nutritional Supplements During Pregnancy and Preparing for Birth.
Planned Pregnancy - see also Infertility and Infertility Treatments:
When is the Best Time to Have Sex to Get Pregnant?
How Soon Can I Expect to Get Pregnant?
When to Ask for Help in Getting Pregnant
Stress and Getting Pregnant
How to Talk to Your Partner About Sex and Infertility
Plans for Birth - see Birth Plans.
Police - see Reporting.
Post-Natal Depression (PND) - see also Attachment, Bonding with Your Baby, Depression, Massage for Babies, Post-Natal Psychosis and Post-Natal Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PN PTSD):
List of Articles About Post-Natal Depression (PND)
Counsellors and Services Specialising in PND - Australia
Effects of Depression on the Development of Your Baby
Baby Massage and Post-Natal Depression
Time with Baby: Baby Massage and Post-Natal Depression.
Post-Natal Mental Illness Support Groups - see also Post-Natal Depression, Post-Natal Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Post-Natal Psychosis, and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Parenting:
BubHub.com.au Post-Natal Depression Support Group
Baby Blues Connection to Telephone Support US
NetMums Coffee House Post-Natal Depression Support Forum
Post-Natal Illness Support Forum UK
List of Support Groups Internationally from the Open Directory Project
Post-Natal Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PN PTSD) - see also Birth Experiences, Traumatic, Post-Natal Mental Illness Support Groups, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Parenting:
PN PTSD Symptoms May Start Soon After Childbirth or Be Delayed, Sometimes by Years
PN PTSD and Where to Go for Help - UK
Trauma and Birth Stress
PN PTSD: Healing the Trauma
Post-Natal Psychosis - see also Post-Natal Depression, Post-Natal Mental Illness Support Groups and Post-Natal Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder:
Half of First Time Mothers Who Experience Post-Natal Psychosis Have No History of Mental Illness Requiring Hospitalisation
Useful Information About the Symptoms and Treatment of Post-Natal Psychosis
Information About Post-Natal Psychosis, Including Advice for Partners, Family and Friends
Post-Partum - see After Birth.
Post-Partum Depression (PPD) - see "Baby Blues".
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - see also Post-Natal Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PN PTSD):
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
The Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Sourcebook by Glenn.R.Shiraldi
The Effect of Trauma on a Mother's Attachment to Her Child
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Parenting:
Parenting With a Disability
Parenting With a Mental Illness
Children of Parents With Mental Illness (COPMI)
Children of Mentally Ill Consumers (COMIC)
Serious Mental Illness and Parenting
12 Parents With Mental Illnesses Share Their Experiences
The Needs of Children of Parents Affected By Mental Illness
When Someone Has a Very Serious Illness: Children Can Learn to Cope with Loss and Change PTSD and Parenting
The Effect of PTSD on Family
PTSD and Family
PTSD and Your Family
How Does PTSD Affect Families
When a Parent Has PTSD
Children of Veterans and Adults with PTSD
PTSD May Affect Health of Offspring
Pregnancy After Pregnancy or Neonatal Loss - see also Coping Skills, Grief, Memorial Topics, Pregnancy Complications, Pregnancy Loss, Premature Birth, Preparing for Pregnancy and Prenatal Care:
Staying Positive When You're Pregnant Again After a Loss
Pregnancy After Stillbirth, Miscarriage or Infant Loss
Hope With A Heartbeat - Pregnancy After a Loss
Trying Again: A Guide to Pregnancy After Stillbirth, Miscarriage of Infant Loss - Ann Douglas Pregnancy After Miscarriage
Fertility After Early Miscarriage
Does Having One Miscarriage Mean I'm Likely to Miscarry Again?
Safety of Pregnancy After Ectopic Pregnancy
Pregnancy After Ectopic Pregnancy
Can I Have a Successful Pregnancy After Having an Ectopic One?
Pregnancy After Prematurity
Thinking About Pregnancy After Prematurity
Pregnancy After Stillbirth/Infant Loss - message board for parents who've experienced stillbirth, late miscarriage or infant loss and are now pregnant.
Giving Birth After A Previous Stillbirth
Subsequent Children After Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)
SIDS - Another Baby?
Pregnancy Complications - see also Caesarian Sections, Children With Disabilities or Special Needs, Emotions of Parents of, Children With Disabilities or Special Needs, Parenting, Multiple Pregnancy, Pregnancy Risks and Premature Birth:
Pregnancy Complications - common and less common complications of pregnancy and what you can expect.
Danger Signs During Pregnancy
Possible Impending Pregnancy Loss
Early Warning Signs of Problems in Pregnancy
More Warning Signs During Pregnancy
Symptoms You Shouldn't Ignore
Common Problems in Pregnancy - explained for dads, but useful for mums too.
Teenage Pregnancy and Possible Complications
Kidspot - has a good week-by-week guide to pregnancy, which includes medical checks, tips for good nutrition and exercise, information about the development of your little one, labour and birth.
Girlfriends Guide to Pregnancy or Everything Your Doctor Won't Tell You by Vicki Iovine
Up the Duff: the Real Guide to Pregnancy by Kaz Cooke - very popular with mums I know.
Pregnancy, Emotions During - see Emotions During Pregnancy, see also Anger, Coping Skills, Depression, Fear During Pregnancy, Grief, and Violation.
Pregnancy, Exercise During - see Exercise During Pregnancy.
Pregnancy Helplines and Counselling Services - see also Deciding What to Do About Unplanned Pregnancy and Pregnancy Support Services:
The American Pregnancy Helpline with an email helpline at email@example.com.
Australian Government Community Services Page
Australian National Department of Health Pregnancy Helpline
Children By Choice, "Pro-Choice" counselling in QLD
Marie Stopes Not-for-Profit Sexual and Reproductive Health Services - counselling and abortions, Australia-wide network of centres
National "Pro-Life" Pregnancy Counselling Network
Optionline 24/7 Helpline
Sexual Health and Family Planning Centres
Women's Information and Referral Lines - find a centre near you.
Pregnancy, Information and Online Support Groups:
Pregnancy From Rape
Pregnant by Rape Online Group
Pregnancy Resources and Support in Australia
Pandora's Aquarium - has a pregnancy and parenting forum and some good information pages.
Herodes' Cave List of Online Support Groups for People Who've Experienced Sexual Violence Kidspot - connects pregnant women and mothers in Australia both online and offline.
MumsNet - UK, similar site with information and a message board.
I-am-pregnant - US.
Radiant Mother: Counselling and Coaching for New Mothers
American Pregnancy Association: Promoting Reproductive and Pregnancy Wellness
Pregnancy Loss Through Miscarriage, Ectopic Pregnancy, Pregnancy Complications, Stillbirth or Early Neonatal Loss - see also Birthmothers, Support for, Grief, Memorial Topics, Pregnancy Complications, Premature Birth, Prenatal Care and Termination of Pregnancy:
Pregnancy Loss Information
Loss in Motherhood - links on different kinds of loss from Radiantmother.com
Information About Types of Pregnancy Loss with Links to More Information from About.com Books On Pregnancy Loss
Abortion due to Serious Health Complications for the Baby or Mother
Myths About Miscarriage Being Preventable
Causes of Pregnancy Loss
When a Miscarriage Occurs and Why it Can Happen
Miscarriage and Random Chromosomal Abnormalities
First-Trimester Miscarriages and Chromosomal Abnormalities
Naming Your Child
American Pregnancy Organisation Miscarriage Page
Pregnancy Information Net - Grief After Pregnancy Loss - some ways to look after yourself while you grieve.
Ectopic Pregnancy: Emotional and Physical Loss
Causes of Stillbirth
March of Dimes - Stillbirth
Stillbirth from Wikipedia
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Facts
Information for Families Dealing with SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome)
Violence Increases the Risk of Pregnancy Loss
Pregnancy Loss, Support for - see also Grief, Memorial Topics and Pregnancy Loss (above):
Pandora's Aquarium - Pregnancy Loss, Relinquishment, Termination and Infertility
Australian Helplines and Support Organisations for Miscarriage, Grief and Bereavement
Support after Miscarriage, Stillbirth or Newborn Death - SANDS VIC, Australia
The Royal Women's Hospital VIC, Australia, Pregnancy and Newborn Loss and Support Links Miscarriage Support Organisation NZ
Online Miscarriage and Pregnancy Loss Support
Daily Strength: Miscarriage Online Support Group
Baby Centre Miscarriage Online Support Board
Miscarriage Online Support Group
Miscarriage Help: Coping Emotionally After Miscarriage or Stillbirth
Ideas for Memorializing Babies Lost to Miscarriage
Share Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Inc.
Surviving Emotionally After a Stillbirth
Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Support - UK page
The Compassionate Friends - an international organisation that holds support meetings for parents whose child has died at any age from any cause. They have no religious affiliation.
Healing and Grieving after Pregnancy Loss - a section of the Pregnancy Options website.
Grieving the Death of a Child
Griefnet.org Online Support Groups
Pregnancy Loss, Talking to Other Children About - see also Difficult Conversations, How to Have, and Listening
How to Talk to Your Pre-schooler About Pregnancy Loss
How to Talk to Your Grade-Schooler About Pregnancy Loss
Children and Miscarriage and Stillbirth
Pregnancy Nutrition - see Nutrition and Recommended Nutritional Supplements During Pregnancy.
Pregnancy Options - see Deciding What to Do About an Unplanned Pregnancy, see also Pregnancy Counselling, Pregnancy Support Services, Preparing for Pregnancy and Prenatal Care.
Pregnancy, Rape-Related - see also Anger, Deciding What to Do About Unplanned Pregnancy, Change, Coping with Major Life, Children by Rape, Common Reaction to Sexual Assault, Coping Skills, Depression, Emotions During Pregnancy, Fear During Pregnancy, Grief, Violation:
Pregnant From Rape Online Support Group
Pregnant by Rape Online Group
Haullie's Page on Pregnancy After Rape
Donna's Page on Rape-Related Pregnancy
Pregnancy.org My Adoption Story - from a rape-related pregnancy
ProjectBecky - tells Becky's story. Becky had a termination.
Hope for Healing - tells Lori's story. Lori kept her baby.
A Mother's Song - this mother placed her son for adoption.
Voices of Strength: Pregnancy After Rape (there's a pro-life ad. on this page)
Adolescent Acquaintance Rape Survivors' Experiences of Unwanted Pregnancy (a thesis)
SECASA Pregnancy Following Rape
Letter from a Mother to a Rape-Conceived Child
From a Mother Who Kept Her Child
RAINN Rape-Related Pregnancy
SA Childen, Youth and Women's Health Service: Pregnancy by Rape
ACT Health Rape-Related Pregnancy
Pandora's Project Rape and Pregnancy
Pandora's Project: Pregnant by Rape
Pandora's Aquarium: Pregnancy and Parenting
YPPAC Yarrow Place Pamphlet Pregnancy by Rape
Pregnancy Risks: - see also Pregnancy Complications and Premature Birth.
Pregnancy Support Services - see also Pregnancy Counselling:
Pregnancy Support Services
Centrelink 136150 – have social workers who can assess the situation, provide support and tell you about payments that might be available.
The National Pregnancy Support Helpline 1800 422 213
Pregnancy Support Services Links from the Australian Government's Health Insite
Pregnancy Help Australia - warning - picture of just-born baby on home page may trigger memories or upset you.
Support Services in Different Australian States and Territories
ACT - Karinya House (02) 6259 8998
SA - Louise Place Phone: 08 8272 6811, fax: 08 8272 9327, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
QLD - Glugor House, Boystown 07 3203 0235 4 Airlie Ave, Deception Bay, QLD 4508, fax: 07 3204 1985, email: email@example.com
Open Family Australia
Pregnancy Support Services from the Evangelical Child and Family Agency - US
D.A.Blodgett for Children - Pregnancy Support Services - US
Canadian Association of Pregnancy Support Services CAPSS
Crisis Pregnancy Support Centers Links - Canada
Option Line Find A Pregnancy Support Center - Canada
NCT (National Childbirth Trust) Pregnancy and Parenting Support, Including National Helplines, Courses, Online Forums, Local Branches with Activities etc. - UK
Pregnancy and Childbirth - UK Sources of Information and Support
Pregnancy Help Everybody.co.nz - NZ
Coffee Group Pregnancy to Parenting - NZ
Pregnancy Counselling Services - NZ
Pregnancy Testing - see also Activities That Can Cause Pregnancy and Could I Be Pregnant?
Pregnancy and Work - see Returning to Work After Pregnancy and Working During Pregnancy.
Premature Birth, Information, Support and Resources - see also Prenatal Care, Pregnancy Complications and Premature Birth Risk Factors:
American Pregnancy Association Information on Premature Labour
Surviving the NICU: Support, Information and Resources for Parents of Premature Babies
Common Problems Associated with Premature Birth
Caring for your Premature Baby
A Primer on Preemies from Kidshealth
Preemie Parenting: Resources for Parents of Premature Babies
Parenting Your Premature Baby and Child: The Emotional Journey
A Different Journey: Reactions to Premature Birth
Yahoo Groups Discussing Premature Birth
Resources for Parents of Premmie Babies from Austprem - includes products, clothing etc., based in Australia but some international scope.
Premmie Clothing and Gifts in Australia
International Premmie Clothing, based in Australia
Preemie Clothing US
A Personal Story About Rape-Related Pregnancy and Premature Birth
Odds of Survival for Premature Babies from about.com
Virtual Medical Centre Information about Premature Birth
Pregnancy After Prematurity
Thinking About Pregnancy After Prematurity
Premature Birth Risk Factors - see also Premature Birth Information, Support and Resources:
Established Risk Factors
Infections Could Account for between 25 and 40% of cases
There Doesn't Seem to Be Any Association Between Childhood Sexual Abuse and Low Birth Weight Babies or Obstetric Complications
Depression and Stress as risk factors
Some Causes of Premature Birth
March of Dimes - Why Do Women Deliver Early?
Preparing for Pregnancy - see also Prenatal Care, Exercise During Pregnancy and Nutrition and Nutritional Supplements During Pregnancy.
|The Royal Women's Hospital Victoria - Preparing for Pregnancy - Your Health
Planning Pregnancy - Body Awareness
Getting Your Body Ready for Pregnancy
Getting Healthy - for Mums and Dads to Be
Pre-Pregnancy Checklist - Preparing for Pregnancy
Web MD Preparing for Pregnancy
Preparing for Pregnancy
Baby Fit: Health Babies Start With Healthy Mothers - web-based personalized healthy pregnancy planner.
CalorieKing.com.au - Australian online diet and weight-loss club.
Plus Size Pregnancy
Your Plus Size Pregnancy
Problems During Pregnancy - see Pregnancy Complications and Pregnancy Risks.
Professionals Caring for Someone Who's Pregnant Through Rape, Information for - see also Secondary Trauma:
When a Child Discloses Sexual Abuse (for teachers)
Responding to Young People Disclosing Sexual Assault: A Resource for Schools
Providers Guide to Working With Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse (information about child sexual abuse won't translate directly to all situations involving sexual assault, but most of what's said on this page seems to apply to other "survivors" too. I couldn't find much about health care and services for those who've experienced adult sexual assault or abuse).
Sensitive Medical Practice for Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse;
Caring for Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse: Issues for Family Physicians;
Information Sheets for Lactation Consultants on Assisting Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Assault
Training Program on Medical Responses to Adults Who've Experienced Sexual Assault
Issues in Pregnancy for Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse - may also be relevant to people pregnant through rape.
Study of Effect of Childhood Sexual Abuse on Gynaecological Care as an Adult
The Health Care Experiences of Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse - you need to subscribe to read this article.