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Childbirth Classes Ballwin MO

Childbirth classes provide tips for pregnant women on pregnancy adjustment, breathing techniques, pain management, and timing contractions. See below for child birth classes in Ballwin that give access to advice on Cesarean birth and newborn care, as well as advice and content on postpartum adjustment.

Kathleen Orf, RN, BSN, LCCE
(314) 251-7941
70 Log Hill Ln
Ballwin, MO

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Laura H. Schulz, RNC, CD, LCCE, FACCE
(314) 961-2229
2380 Gross Point Ln
Ballwin, MO

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Martha L. Brennan, LCCE,RN,IBCLC
314-251-6933 X 27670
13101 Barrett Circle Ct
Ballwin, MO

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A Mothers Dream Birth & Labor Services
(314) 210-7152
1272 Woodchase Lane, Apt F
Chesterfield, MO

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Mrs. Pamela Pinter, LCCE
(314) 251-6000
127 Wildwood Ln
Saint Louis, MO

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Kristen E. Emms, RN, LCCE
(314) 569-6000 x6287
724 Dartmouth Bend Ct
Ballwin, MO

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Mrs. Linda F Renaud, LCCE,FACCE,RN,CD (DO
(314) 703-1104
6 Savant Ct
Ballwin, MO

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Kathryn Sommers, LCCE
(636) 532-3688
14982 Lake Manor Ct
Chesterfield, MO

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Mrs. Joan D Harper, RNC, BS, LCCE, FACCE
(314) 691-2626
1800 Kehrswood Dr
Chesterfield, MO

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Mrs. Melanie Schwob, RN,LCCE
(636) 496-2300
2016 Lance End Ct
Fenton, MO

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Stages of Pregnancy, Pregnancy Signs during First Trimester

The Trimesters: Understanding the Different Stages of Pregnancy - Part 1

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Pregnancy can be a puzzling time for the newly expectant dad . As your spouse experiences a hormonal rollercoaster, her body is likely to undergo some very surprising changes.

You will probably have heard the obstetrician refer to the term 'trimester'. The nine months of pregnancy are divided into three trimesters. These mark important stages in the development of the fetus. Knowing about the trimesters will help you to understand your baby's development better and also serve to demystify pregnancy for you.

First Trimester

The baby: This stage of pregnancy is marked by the speedy development of your baby. The first twelve weeks will see your baby grow to about three inches and have many of its organs already functioning-a lot when you consider that it all began with the fusion of two cells at the time of conception.

The mom: The frenzied discharge of hormones during the early months of pregnancy may be difficult for your spouse to handle. Nausea and an aversion to food items may be present. She will also complain of fatigue during this stage of pregnancy, as the growing baby makes its demands felt on her body. A healthy diet and a multivitamin prescribed by her obstetrician may help her cope with this.

Also read: The Trimesters: Understanding the Different Stages of Pregnancy - Part 2

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