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

Dawn Kackley
(812) 298-1291
Terre Haute, IN
BSN, ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator

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Dawn Kackley
(812) 298-1291
2013 Blue Ridge Dr
Terre Haute, IN
Bachelors of Science in Nursing, ICEA Certified Child Birth Educator
Membership Organizations
The International Childbirth Education Association (ICEA)

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Mrs. Rebecca L. Norris, RNC, BSN, LCCE
(812) 232-0021
1430 W County Road 900 S
Carlisle, IN

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Jennifer A. Perlmutter, RN, BSN, LCCE
(260) 355-3750
7209 N 200 W
Huntington, IN

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

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Mary Huffman
(812) 877-1826
Terre Haute, IN
ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator, BSN, MSM

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Ruth Ann Smolen, RN, MS, LCCE
(765) 449-5133
1521 Northwestern Ave
West Lafayette, IN

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Ms. Diana M Garino, RN, LCCE
(317) 688-2465
11700 N Meridian St # C453
Carmel, IN

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JoAnne McDaniel, LCCE,FACCE,Other
(317) 966-5612
9146 Haverstick Rd
Indianapolis, IN

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The Turtle Shell
(574) 323-6915
921 Donmoyer Ave.
South Bend, 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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