Journey to Parenthood

Your Guide Through Pregnancy, Birth, and Beyond



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Revised and redesigned in 2007, Journey to Parenthood: Your Guide Through Pregnancy, Birth, and Beyond, provides pregnant women and their families with trustworthy information to help them make informed decisions about pregnancy and childbirth, and postpartum health and well-being.

Features of Journey to Parenthood:
  • A new section, "Helping Your Baby Grow, Develop and Learn," includes the latest information on key development milestones during the first year of baby's life.
  • Questions to ask potential prenatal and pediatric caregivers, doulas and childbirth educators.
  • Contact information for finding a health care professional, labor support and more.

Inside of Journey to Parenthood


 The First Trimester
journey to parenthood first trimesterMaking informed decisions
  about your care
journey to parenthood first trimesterSigns of pregnancy
journey to parenthood first trimesterChoosing a health care
  provider and a birth
  setting
journey to parenthood first trimesterBenefits of continuous
  support during labor
journey to parenthood first trimesterBody changes
journey to parenthood first trimesterEmotional changes in
  pregnancy
journey to parenthood first trimesterFetal development
journey to parenthood first trimesterHealthy eating during
  pregnancy
journey to parenthood first trimesterHealthy lifestyle behaviors
journey to parenthood first trimesterYour first prenatal visit
journey to parenthood first trimesterRoutine procedures and
  tests

 The Second Trimester
journey to parenthood second trimesterBody changes and fetal
  development
journey to parenthood second trimesterSexuality and pregnancy
journey to parenthood second trimesterChildbirth education classes
journey to parenthood second trimesterAdvantages of breastfeeding
journey to parenthood second trimesterPrenatal care visits
journey to parenthood second trimesterSpecial diagnostic tests

 The Third Trimester
journey to parenthood third trimesterBody changes and fetal
  development
journey to parenthood third trimesterChoosing your baby's care
  provider
journey to parenthood third trimesterPrenatal care visits
journey to parenthood third trimesterPlanning to bring your baby
  home
journey to parenthood third trimesterLabor and birth
journey to parenthood third trimesterCoping with labor pain
journey to parenthood third trimesterUnderstanding
  complications
journey to parenthood third trimesterCesarean section

 The "Fourth" Trimester:
 New Parenthood

journey to parenthood postpartum periodThe postpartum period
journey to parenthood postpartum periodBody changes and your new
  baby
journey to parenthood postpartum periodHelping your other children
  to adjust
journey to parenthood postpartum periodBreastfeeding
journey to parenthood postpartum periodPostpartum health
journey to parenthood postpartum periodTaking care of yourself
journey to parenthood postpartum periodBaby blues and postpartum
  depression
journey to parenthood postpartum periodNewborn care
journey to parenthood postpartum periodPediatric checkups and
  vaccinations
journey to parenthood postpartum periodYour baby's growth and
  development


buy journey to parenthood

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Price: $9
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Most recent page update: 2/22/2008


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