Parenting - Pregnancy | 18+ yrs

For The Moms-to-be

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Pregnancy is a milestone in every woman’s life. In the words of the American singer and actor, Beyoncé, “It is the most powerful creation to have life growing inside of you. There is no bigger gift.”

For all expectant moms, it is a stage that is full of happiness and anxiety about dos and don’ts. They have a lot of questions, like the right kind of food and nutrition, maintaining good health, right types of exercise, labour and delivery.

Previously, in an extended family setting, expectant moms usually sought answers to their doubts solely from women of the older generation. But, as we live in an age of information, the present generation have numerous resources available for help and guidance. There are classes for almost everything - antenatal, birthing, Lamaze, breastfeeding, pregnancy and yoga. Attending these classes can prepare moms-to-be to handle pregnancy, childbirth and life with their newborns in a better way. Although, as an expectant mom, it is not mandatory to enrol yourself in these classes, you should sign up for them, as it is always good to be prepared and well-informed.

For more about the essentials every expectant mom should know, please flip through the ClipBook by our expert, Dr Debmitra Dutta.

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Antenatal Classes What They Are And When You Should Attend Them

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Top Reasons Why Every Pregnant Woman Should Join A Nutrition Class

In the Antenatal classes that I conduct – all the moms-to-be are usually most concerned about what they should or should not eat.Their concern I believe is worthy of applause - because – the food that an expectant mom eats - is the raw material th...

Eating Safely During Pregnancy

The bugs causing food poisoning can be present in food that smells and tastes good and so it is vital not to abandon these golden rules when you are eating for two.

Birthing Class-Why It Must Necessarily Prepare You For Caesarean Section

When the D-day arrives and its time for your baby to come out into the world - can you be sure you will deliver naturally? No - there is no way you can be a 100% sure. Which is why Dr Debmita Dutta explains why you must learn all about what a Cesa...

Top Benefits Of Doing Pregnancy Exercises

“Doctor – now that I am pregnant – I want to start exercising” – is something I hear really often.I love to hear this. It is wonderful to see how committed new age parents are - towards giving their yet to be born babies – the best chance possible...

Why You Need To Attend A Breastfeeding Class Before Your Baby Is Born

Nature ordains that every woman who delivers a baby – shall produce breast milk – to sustain the baby when it is born. However as any mother – who has breast fed a baby will tell you – the gap between having breast milk and using it to feed and no...

Before The First Breath (The Memoirs Of A Newborn) - By Dr.Debmita Dutta

From the very first moment that I held my newborn daughter I was convinced that she had something to say. I was excited! With pride in my voice I conveyed the news to my husband. He was pensively calculating how he was going to get his sleep that...

A Bond For A Lifetime

I couldn’t believe it. My touch actually calmed her. She was only two days old and crying miserably. I was still in hospital with her and she was lying in the crib. I walked to the crib and hesitantly patted her head. My daughter paused in her cry...

Top Tips On How To Care For Your Newborn

If you are an expectant couple – I am sure that more than anything else - you are looking forward to the moment when you will be able to hold your newborn. When you hold your newborn for the first time – it is an unequalled feeling. You feel truly...

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