Womb to Crib

Your precious newborn baby is home! Congratulations - what a wonderful talent, to make a life and bring it into the world.

Caring for Mom:
  • Natural Delivery:
    1. Healing from an episiotomy
    2. When to call the doctor
  • C-section:
    1. Healing from a C-section
    2. When to call the doctor
  • Both:
    1. Weight loss
    2. Bleeding and Abdomen Healing
    3. Sleeping right
    4. Eating Right
    5. Post Partum Depression

Family Values:
  • How to handle family advice givers & Critics
  • How to keep dad involved - sharing baby time
  • How to bring family together, including siblings

Newborn's Daily Schedules:
  • Sleeping
  • Eating and Burping
  • Diaper Changing

Baby Knowledge:
  • 5 mistakes parents make with newborns -- and how to avoid them
  • Jaundice in newborns
  • Foods to avoid while breastfeeding
  • When to call the doctor
  • What if you are unsure if a doctor is needed
  • How to call the doctor
  • What if you feel the doctor is wrong
  • What you need to know about SID's
  • Pro's and Con's of co-sleeping
  • How to help baby sleep better
  • Bathing Baby
  • Caring for the umbilical cord
  • Dressing and Undressing Baby
  • Feeding Baby Choices
  • How to bond with and sooth newborn