The following sites are full of information to help you with women’s health issues.
Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA)
This website lists all the registered dietitians in Melbourne. If you need professional help with diet especially if you have diabetes this can be extremely helpful.
Lactation Consultants OF AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND
Breastfeeding is a skill that can take time to master. This website has links to lactation consultants and you can find a consultant in your suburb to come to your home to assist you with breast feeding. Some health funds will cover this but if not having personal, private attention can be all you need to master breastfeeding.
Caesarean Section Education Multimedia Module.
This is a multimedia module designed to explain caesarean section. It is an excellent resource for all pregnant women.
SIDS and Kids
This website has helpful information on reducing the incidence of sudden infant death syndrome.
The Royal Australian And New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
Dr Lenore Ellett is a professional member of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.
Victorian Clinical Genetics Services
The Victorian cytology and genetic service has accurate information on prenatal testing and genetic testing. It also lists by suburb pathology centres where you can have the test performed.
Sonographic Association for Endometriosis
For women with endometriosis getting the correct ultrasound done by the appropriately trained person is invaluable. This is an excellent website about endometriosis and ultrasound.