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Childbirth Classes Kannapolis NC

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

Mrs. Gloria Moon, LCCE,FACCE,Other
(704) 788-2617
4100 Fringewood Dr
Concord, NC

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Karrie Shoffner
(336) 392-6356
446 Clearwater Dr NW
Concord, NC

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Mrs. Leslie Gallimore, LCCE,CD
(704) 299-1135
10619 Whittersham Dr
Charlotte, NC

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Diane Jenkins
(704) 892-1135
Cornelius, NC
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ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator, CPE

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Claudia S. Kaplan
(919) 490-5949
4911 Victoria Drive
Durham, NC

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Melissa Troutman
(704) 723-9516
Concord, NC
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ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator

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Danielle Burgess, LCCE
651 Beaten Path Rd
Mooresville, NC

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Mrs. Sandra C. Surratt, RNC, BSN, LCCE
(704) 210-5544
402 Forest Dr
Salisbury, NC

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Ms. Carol Ambrose, LCCE
(704) 920-1221
2933 Royal Fern Ln
Charlotte, NC

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Ms. Jennifer J. Brodie, LCCE
(919) 479-8452
601 Valley Dr
Durham, NC

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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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