Cynthia Overgard in the Media

Since her first birth in 2005, Cynthia became increasingly committed to educating and empowering women in birthing.  In 2007, Cynthia wrote and published her inspiring birth story in various print media — most notably, the internationally-acclaimed Mothering magazine made it the cover story of their annual Pregnancy Special in 2007.  Since then,Cynthia continues to publish and be interviewed on a regular basis, presenting evidence-based childbirth research in a compelling and accessible way for today’s expecting parents.

Cynthia Overgard – Publications

Pathways to Family Wellness Magazine

Cover Story: “Better Birthing: It’s About Time“, Author. December 2013.


Cover Story: Six Reasons to Dump Your Prenatal Caregiver Dec 2012“, Author. December 2012.





Mothering Magazine

Cover Story: “Off Her Back”, Author. December 2007.

Cynthia had honorable mentions in two subsequent issues.


American Baby

“Eight Ways to Manage Labor Pain”, Interview. October, 2008.

Pathways to Family Wellness Magazine

“Taking Charge of Giving Birth”, Author of Feature Story. Winter 2009/2010.

“Pit to Distress”, Author. Spring 2011.

Childbirth: Opposing Viewpoints

“Women Should Be Given Choices About Where to Give Birth”, Author. 2009.




Body Magazine

“Wholesale Maternity News”, Interview. November 2011.





 Cynthia Overgard – Media Coverage