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Childbirth Classes Racine WI

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

Barbara Lockhart
Racine, WI
ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator, Registered Nurse

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Hardy Alternative Health Services
(414) 378-9524
3523 W. Rawson Avenue
Franklin, WI

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Hardy Alternative Health Services
(414) 446-7107
PO Box 210842
Milwaukee, WI
Accepted Payment Methods: Self Payment
Payment Assistance: Yes, Please Call, Payment Arrangements, credit cards , Sliding Scale, Teen, single, and low-income moms
Certifications & Memberships
Certifications: CD(DONA), CCE (Certified Childbirth Educator), LMT (Licensed Massage Therapist), CBrE (Certified Brio Birth Educator), Certified Hypnotist
Memberships: Brio Birth (CBrE), DONA International, International Childbirth Education Association (ICEA)
Services Offered
Adoption Support, BrioBirth Classes, Childbirth Classes, Childbirth Education, Christian Births, Family Planning, Infant Massage, Labor Doula, Massage, Parenting Classes, Postpartum Care, Postpartum Doula

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Birth Essentials
(847) 258-7233
2500 Sheridan Rd.
Zion, IL

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Baby's Birth Benefits
(262) 432-4263
2821 South Franklin Court
New Berlin, WI

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Brandy Brey, Kenosha Doula
(262) 496-6970
85th St
Kenosha, WI

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Michelle Hardy
(414) 378-9524
Franklin, WI
ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator

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LaDonna Kolman Reyes
(847) 406-0100
3138 James Avenue
Winthrop Harbor, IL
Bachelors of Science in Nursing, Masters in Nursing
Membership Organizations
The International Childbirth Education Association (ICEA)

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Marcia Barritt
(262) 782-6814
Brookfield, WI
ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator, CD, IAT

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Mrs. Heather L Randolph, LCCE
(920) 266-9568
N6389 Dixon Rd
Fond Du Lac, WI

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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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