dad dads
Returning User? Login Here

Childbirth Classes Fort Wayne IN

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

Ms. Marilyn Starr Curl, RN,CNM, LCCE,FACCE
(317) 287-2156
7919 Dorsett Dr
Fort Wayne, IN

Data Provided By:
Susan Holm
(260) 416-0996
Fort Wayne, IN
Certifications
ICEA Certified Postnatal Educators

Data Provided By:
Judy Springer
(260) 482-3411
Fort Wayne, IN
Certifications
ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator, CD

Data Provided By:
Kat Hickey, CD(DONA), RMT
(260) 437-8094
Fort Wayne, IN
Payment
Accepted Payment Methods: Self Payment
Payment Assistance: Yes, Please Call, Payment Arrangements, Sliding Scale
Average Fee: $400-600
Certifications & Memberships
Certifications: CD(DONA), Certified Reiki Master Teacher
Memberships: Birth Network, Coalition for Improving Maternity Services (CIMS), DONA International
Services Offered
Childbirth Education, Home Birth, Hospital-Supported Births, Labor Doula, Placenta Encapsulation, Water Birth

Data Provided By:
Mary H Sokit, RN, LCCE
(219) 513-2074
1835 W 98th Ct
Crown Point, IN

Data Provided By:
Sheri Waite
(260) 485-7395
Fort Wayne, IN
Certifications
ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator

Data Provided By:
Janet Elmer
(260) 493-6324
Fort Wayne, IN
Certifications
Registered Nurse, BSN, ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator

Data Provided By:
Joyce A. Thompson, RNC, BSN, LCCE,MSHCA
(260) 409-9822
10832 Lone Eagle Way
Fort Wayne, IN

Data Provided By:
Josie Smith, LCCE,RN,IBCLC
(260) 248-9321
435 W 150 N
Columbia City, IN

Data Provided By:
Ms. Diana M Garino, RN, LCCE
(317) 688-2465
11700 N Meridian St # C453
Carmel, IN

Data Provided By:
Data Provided By:

Stages of Pregnancy, Pregnancy Signs during First Trimester

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

...

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

Click here to read the rest of this article from GreatDad.com