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Childbirth Education Westminster CA

Local resource for childbirth education in Westminster. 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.

Leanne Steinkirchner, RN, CLE, LCCE
(949) 760-2130
17181 Apel Ln
Huntington Beach, CA

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Charlene M. Miranda-Wood, MS, RNC-OB, LCCE
(714) 456-7690
11400 Harrisburg Rd
Los Alamitos, CA

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Margaret Silvers, RN, LCCE
(562) 493-7115
404 Crystal Pl
Seal Beach, CA

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Ha T. Huynh, LCCE
(714) 966-8054
3217 S Center St
Santa Ana, CA

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Britton Lunde
(714) 849-9526
Huntington Beach, CA
ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator, CPE

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Bunny's Postpartum Doula Care
(714) 220-0968
229 S. Mall Way
Anaheim, CA

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Zsuzsanna M. Seasholtz, RN, LCCE
(714) 378-7508
8552 Belmont St Unit 40
Cypress, CA

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Linda Marie W. Okamoto, RN, BSN, LCCE
3801 Fenley Dr
Los Alamitos, CA

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Confident Beginnings
(714) 878-1889
8101 Indianapolis Ave
Huntington Beach, CA

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The Pregnancy Coach, Justine Arian
(310) 864-5884
Huntington Beach, CA
Accepted Payment Methods: Self Payment
Payment Assistance: Yes, Please Call, Payment Arrangements, Early-Pay Discounts, Sliding Scale, PayPal
Average Fee: depends on the service
Certifications & Memberships
Certifications: CD (Certified Doula), CD(DONA), CE (Childbirth Educator)
Memberships: DONA International, DONA; CAPPA, AMA, LLL, Doulas of Southern California (DASC), International Childbirth Education Association (ICEA)
Services Offered
Childbirth Classes, Childbirth Education, Labor Doula

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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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