Why is prenatal education important?
Learn the benefits
Prenatal education is not only about birth and labor. It's also about what your plans are to do after you have had your baby. What are you going to do during your recovery? How will you get everything done? What kind of parent do you want to be? In what ways will your decisions as a parent impact your child now and later in life?
A postpartum doula offers physical, emotional, and informational support that eases the transition into parenthood and postpartum recovery. They help the families feel more confident in caring for their newborn.
Keeping your baby close helps keep them calmer, but keeping them in arms is not always realistic. Babywearing allows you to extend the benefits of kangaroo care while keeping you hands free and better able to meet your obligations.
"If the plan doesn't work, change the plan, not the goal" -Unknown
Expecting the unexpected can be nerve wrecking. Reduce stress by strategizing and preparing for what new parent life is going to throw at you.