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Childbirth Classes Hazelwood 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 Hazelwood that give access to advice on Cesarean birth and newborn care, as well as advice and content on postpartum adjustment.

Suzann Stephens, MA, LCCE
(314) 633-5350
2032 Bland Pl
Saint Louis, MO

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Mrs. Joyce M Kalal, RN, BSN, LCCE
(314) 344-6162
375 Downing Ave
Florissant, MO

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Dancing For Birth Prenatal/Postpartum Fitness Classes
toll free 866-643-4824
Headquarters 2427 Glen Arden Dr.
St. Louis, MO

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Nicole Smith, LCCE
(636) 328-4606
1083 Fruit Tree Ln
Saint Louis, MO

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

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Rite of Passage
(314) 640-1644
7225 Manchester, 2nd floor
St. Louis, MO

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Ms. Gloria L. Newman, LCCE,FACCE,RN
(314) 251-1397
2280 Allen Dr
Florissant, MO

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Stephanie Larson
(314) 469-9118
2427 Glen Arden Dr.
St.Louis, 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. Kim M. Amos, LCCE, CD(DONA), CBE,
(314) 518-5724
6004 Columbia Ave
Saint Louis, 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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