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

Jamie Alm
(219) 728-1635 772
Beverly Shores, IN

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Virginia Johnson
(219) 956-2355
Wheatfield, IN
ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator

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Kathryn Beck at Imagine: Health & Wellness
(812) 606-1311
Bloomington, IN
Accepted Payment Methods: Self Payment
Payment Assistance: Payment Arrangements
Certifications & Memberships
Certifications: HBCE (HypnoBirthing Childbirth Educator), Certified HypnoBirthing Fertility Specialist, Certified Hypnotist, Certified Reiki Master Teacher
Memberships: Childbirth International, HypnoBirthing Institute-Mongan Method, National Guild of Hypnotist, International Association of Reiki Professionals
Services Offered
Childbirth Classes, Hypnobirthing

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Eileen Humes, RN, BSN, LCCE
(219) 237-7739
29801 Edison Rd
New Carlisle, IN

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Judy Springer
(260) 482-3411
Fort Wayne, IN
ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator, CD

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Amy Chew
(219) 926-3955
315 East Indiana Avenue
Chesterton, IN
Bachelors of Science in Nursing
Membership Organizations
The International Childbirth Education Association (ICEA)

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Jenni Shaver
(812) 909-0571
917 Mahrenholz Ave.
Evansville, IN

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Ms. Julia A. Decker, RNC, LCCE, FACCE
(574) 946-2113
5917 S Prairie St
Star City, IN

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Mrs. Sharon L. Johns, LCCE,FACCE,RN
(317) 415-7643
11508 Geist Woods Dr
Indianapolis, IN

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Terry Blankenship
(317) 322-1300
6512 E. Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN

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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

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