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Childbirth Classes Georgetown SC

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

Janice Wright Kilby, RN,MS,LCCE,FACCE
(443) 777-7823
4373 Crepe Myrtle Ct Unit D
Murrells Inlet, SC

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Carla Wham
(843) 251-5564
Murrells Inlet, SC
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ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator, BSN

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Denise Altman, RN, IBCLC, LCCE
(803) 479-2327
Columbia, SC 29223
Columbia, SC
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All The Best

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Phyllis J. Yerace, RNC, LCCE
(803) 641-5273
7 Sandshifter Ct
Aiken, SC

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Pam Attaway, LCCE
(864) 675-4400
15 Berkshire Ave
Greenville, SC

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Pamella Brown
(843) 652-0109
Murrells Inlet, SC
Certifications
ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator

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Dr. Sheila A Smith, RN,PhD,LCCE,FACCE
(843) 792-4649
1027 Jamsie Cove Dr
Charleston, SC

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Marty Pressley - Turner, LCCE,RN
(800)288-2227 Ext. 43767
PO Box 23566
Columbia, SC

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Nancy Hedtke, LCCE
(864) 886-1606
503 Serria Way
Seneca, SC

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Patricia Griffith
(803) 642-6997
Aiken, SC
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ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator

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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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