Baby Friendly Initiative Unicef

Child and Maternal Health Observatory

Cochrane Neonatal Group

Cochrane Pregnancy & Childbirth Group


General Obstetrics / Labour & Delivery / Medical Problems in Pregnancy / Obstetrical Complications

Medline Plus Pregnancy & Reproduction 

MIDwives Information and Resource Service (MIDIRS) - MIDIRS Midwifery Digest provides maternity health professionals with an overview of key midwifery and medical research to inform their practice

National Collaborating Centre for Women's and Children's Health - supports development of national clinical guidelines

NICE Guidelines fertility, pregnancy & birth

Association of Radical Midwives - an association committed to improving the quality of maternity care provided by the NHS

Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) - statutory, regulatory body established to ensure nurses, midwives and health visitors provide high standards of care to their patients and clients

Perinatal Institute

Royal College of Midwifery (RCM) – the trade union and professional organisation run by midwives for midwives. The website contains information about the organisations and the services it offers, with news, details of conferences and courses, continuing professional development, documents and links to other resources.

Association for Post Natal Illness - UK charity that provides support to mothers suffering from post-natal illness

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