Coastal Birth Services ~ Serving Coastal South Carolina
Additional Resources

The following resources may be of help or interest. Links do not necessarily constitute agreement or endorsement of any particular person, service or idea.

Charleston-Area Pediatricians

The listed physicians are not specifically endorsed nor recommended by Coastal Birth Services, rather they have been helpful to other parents in the Charleston area who hold alternative parenting views. This list is intended only as a starting point. It is highly recommended that you arrange an interview and prepare a list of the issues that are most important to you when choosing a new caregiver.

Seaside Pediatrics
Dr. Kimberly Zimlich & Dr. Janet White
309 Wingo Way
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464

Seacoast Pediatrics
Dr. Jacqueline Haithcock
776-A2 Daniel Ellis Dr
James Island, SC

Charleston-Area Chiropractors

Mignano Family Chiropractic Center
Dr. Cynthia Mignano
914 Folly Rd
Charleston, SC 29412

Lowcountry Chiropractic
Dr. Bob Salamon
8988 University Blvd
North Charleston, SC 29406

Pregnancy, Birth & Medical Issues

BMJ Study: Outcomes of planned home births with certified
professional midwives: large prospective study in North America

Group B Strep (GBS) | Healthy People 2030 | Care in Normal Birth
The Cochrane Collaboration | Circumcision Resource Center
Easier Childbirth with Fetal Positioning | Brewer Pregnancy Diet
Birth Ball Positioning | The Homebirth Choice

Birth Services Organizations

Association of Labor Assistants & Childbirth Educators
Midwifery Today | Birth Partners | The Bradley Method
Doulas of North America (DONA) | Birthworks
International Childbirth Education Association
The Waterbirth Website | Hypnobirthing | The Farm

Birth Activist Links

Coalition for Improving Maternity Services | The Big Push for Midwives
JHPIEGO | International Cesarean Awareness Network
The Business of Being Born | The Birth Survey | PushedBirth
Pregnant in America | Indie Birth Magazine

Labor & Birth Images (may be graphic)

Birthing Grace | BornFree Childbirth Pictures | Birthways Photos
Pregnant Belly Photos | Birth Story Diaries | A Home Breech Birth

Breastfeeding Links

La Leche League | Militant Breastfeeding Cult
Jane's Breastfeeding Resources | Breastfeeding.Com
ProMoM | Ted Greiner's Breastfeeding Site

Parenting Links

DiaperPin | Mothering Magazine | Compleat Mother
Exceptional Parent (Special Needs Community) | Family Playtime

Products and Supplies

Medela | Parenting Concepts | Motherwear
BirthSupplies.Com (SLC) | The Natural Baby Catalog
Cascade HealthCare Products, Inc. | AquaDoula | BabyWearer
Peapods | Wii Fit | Dysphagia Plus

Local Businesses & Activities

Tillman Branch Photography ~ Wedding & family photographers
Center for Women ~ Comprehensive women's development center in Charleston, SC
Charleston County Parks & Recreation Commission ~ Local activities, facilities, water parks and special events
Clean Green Charleston ~ Eco-friendly cleaning service
Stingrays Hockey ~ Minor league professional hockey
Charleston Battery ~ Minor league professional soccer
Charleston Tea Plantation ~ Plantation on Wadmalaw Island
Barnyard Bay Farm ~ Family activity on Edisto Island
Piccolo Spoleto Festival ~ Annual spring arts festival in Charleston, SC
Charleston County Public Library ~ Local events and resources

Friends & Family

New Birth Experiences ~ New Jersey Midwifery Services
LPES, Inc. Engineering and Planning ~ Air Quality, Noise Control, and Transportation Services for Architects, Engineers and Planners


© 2012 Nicole Lavallee