Plumtree Baby offers modern , evidence-based resources for pregnancy , childbirth and early parenting education . Plumtree Baby would like to acknowledge the generous support of Heide Macnab and Robyn Graf from Cabrini Hospital , Melbourne in the production of the Australian edition of Preparing for Birth .
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Preparing for Birth - Australian Edition credits :
Written by : Julie Olson , LCCE Katie Immel
Edited by : Tanya Strusberg , LCCE , FACCE Kate Corbett , RM , CBE
Illustrated by : Gregory Seymour
Designed by : Katie Immel
References and research on the topics presented here may be found at www . plumtreebaby . com / pages / references .
However much we know about birth in general , we know nothing about a particular birth . We must let it unfold with its own uniqueness . – Elizabeth Noble
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Australian Edition Second Edition ( 2.1 ) © 2020 Plumtree Baby , LLC
The information in this publication should not be construed as medical advice , nor is it intended to replace the individual care of a health care professional . The content of this publication is intended to serve as a resource in conjunction with a variety of other sources of information , including your health care professional , as you educate yourself regarding pregnancy , labour , birth and postnatal . The publisher , authors , reviewers , and Plumtree Baby , LLC , including their respective members , managers , officers , shareholders , owners , associates , employees , contractors , subcontractors , affiliates , and agents specifically disclaim any and all liability for any loss , damage or injury alleged to be a consequence , directly or indirectly , of the use and application of any of the contents of this publication .