Mother & Baby Care Virtual Class
Motherhood doesn't come with a manual...But this is as close it one
- Online Session
Motherhood doesn't come with a manual...But this is as close it one! (72 hrs) Mother care and warning signs: Lochia, afterpains, perineal healing tips, constipation, hemorrhoids, getting rest, cesarean recovery, signs of infection. Baby blues and postpartum mood disorders: Tips for simplifying life during the first few weeks, signs of PPD, partner’s emotions, getting support. Breastfeeding basics: Skin-to-skin contact, hunger signs, feeding guidelines, positioning and latch, engorgement, signs of mastitis, sore nipples, avoiding artificial nipples, signs of poor feeding. Formula feeding: Formula preparation, feeding guidelines, feeding position, propped bottle warning (Formula Feeding chapter is not included in the version created for Baby-Friendly® hospitals.). Baby care and warning signs: Umbilical cord and circumcision care, diapering, stools, jaundice, dehydration, signs of illness, bathing tips, playing with babies. Crying: Responding to cries, abusive head trauma (shaken baby syndrome), SIDS, car seats, other safety tips.