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Childbirth Education Pompano Beach FL

Local resource for childbirth education in Pompano Beach. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to childbirth preparation, pain management techniques, advice on newborn care, Lamaze classes, the Bradley method, HypnoBirthing, as well as advice on postpartum health care.

Nancy Liriano
(954) 822-6149
2551 NW 64th Terace
Margate, FL

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Terry DeFilippo, MSN, CNM, LCCE
440 SE 16th Ave
Pompano Beach, FL

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Mrs. Laura Barak, RN, BSN, LCCE, CLC
(954) 429-0551
801 SE 5th Ct
Deerfield Beach, FL

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Mrs. Myndha Sherman, LCCE
(561) 414-5999
10159 Aqua Vista Way
Boca Raton, FL

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Ms. Tonia Etta Royster, LCCE,FACCE,RN
(954) 355-5827
9641 NW 18th St
Plantation, FL

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Teresa Ann Brevda, LCCE,FACCE,RN,CLC
(954) 265-4484
2311 NE 48th Ct
Lighthouse Point, FL

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Ilana L. Miller, LCCE,RN
(954) 757-4264
5911 NW 61st Mnr
Parkland, FL

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Joy D. Jarmon, RN, LCCE, FACCE
(954)587-5010 Ext. 6142
6132 NW 124th Dr
Coral Springs, FL

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Beatrice Bray
(954) 260-3289
3050 NW 10th Court
Fort Lauderdale, FL

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EarthBirth Holistic Child Birth Services
(954) 993-5156
1313 NE 16th Ave
Ft Lauderdale, FL

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Pregnancy Tips, Dads Guide on Healthy Pregnancy of Spouse

Pregnancy Dos and Don'ts - The Don'ts

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When a woman is expecting a child, she will be surrounded by lots of pregnancy advice and be confused by which pregnancy advice she should follow. Help your spouse steer clear of these pregnancy no-nos to help keep her and the baby safe and healthy:

  • Avoid fish with lots of mercury in her diet. Get correct information from your dietician on what fish to eat and what fish to avoid when she is pregnant.
  • Don't disregard food borne illness. Eat, cook, handle and clean food safely! According to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, food borne illness can cause serious health problems - or even death for both mother and baby.
  • Protect her from using chemicals. Products including herbicides, pesticides, paint, stains, and some cleaning solutions may be harmful to your baby. If she must use these things, make sure she wears gloves, a mask, and keeps the room well-ventilated.
  • Don't let her clean or change a cat's litter box. This could put her at risk for an infection called toxoplasmosis. Toxoplasmosis is caused by a parasite that cats can carry in their feces. Toxoplasmosis can harm a fetus.
  • Don't let her take very hot baths, hot tubs, or saunas. According to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, high temperatures can be harmful to the fetus, or causing the mother-to-be to faint.
  • Discourage her from using scented feminine hygiene products. Pregnant women should avoid scented sprays, sanitary napkins, and bubble bath. These products might irritate your spouse's vaginal area, and increase her risk of a urinary tract infection or yeast infection.
  • Don't let her douche. According to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, douching can irritate the vagina, force air into the birth canal and increase the increase the risk of infection
  • Avoid optional x-rays. X-rays are a form of radiation that is linked to a very small risk of cancer for an unborn baby. But x-rays are usually safe during pregnancy. So if your doctor says your spouse needs x-rays for a health problem you should follow her advice. But sometimes doctors can use other tests in place of x-rays. And other times, x-rays can wait until after the baby is born.
  • Don't let her smoke tobacco. Tell your doctor if yo...

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