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Childbirth Classes Odenton MD

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

Peaceful Delivery
(301) 801-5580
Monterey, CA

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Amy's Best Childbirth
(240) 351-9183
12510 Keynote Ln
Bowie, MD
Payment
Payment Assistance: Payment Arrangements
Average Fee: $293 includes student workbook
Certifications & Memberships
Certifications: CBrE (Certified Brio Birth Educator)
Memberships: Brio Birth (CBrE)
Services Offered
Childbirth Classes, Childbirth Education, Labor Doula

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Cara Crowe, CD, N.D.
(410) 647-7734
331 Hollyberry Rd
Severna Park, MD

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Adele Morales, MS, MAc, LCCE
(443) 745-5963
9546 Many Mile Mews
Columbia, MD

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Anne E. Burke, RN, BSN, LCCE
(410) 222-7109
3116 Stonehenge Dr
Riva, MD

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Rosalie Hunt
Crofton, MD
Certifications
ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator

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Roeshell K. Matthews, BSEd, LCCE
(301) 809-6869
7508 Old Chapel Dr
Bowie, MD

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Tamara Trujillo
(410) 268-3515
Annapolis, MD
Certifications
ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator

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Catherine D. Sullivan
(410) 360-4034
4710 Henshaw Lane
Pasadena, MD

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Mrs. Janis B Spinak, LCCE,RN,MSN
(410) 368-2810
5 Park Pl Apt 317
Annapolis, MD

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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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