Congratulations on being a first time dad! It's hard to believe that soon you will be changing diapers, giving bottles, and wiping runny noses. But before your baby arrives there are many things you can do to prepare for the role of fatherhood. If you're not sure what these things are or how to do them, this book is for you! Pregnancy is an amazing time for both parents-to-be, but it can also be a little scary. That's why this book offers advice specifically tailored to first time fathers. It includes topics like: How to Support your Pregnant Partner What to Expect during Childbirth How to Care and Prepare for a Newborn Top 10 Things NOT TO SAY during each stage of your partner's pregnancy No matter how prepared you think you are, there is always something new to learn about being a dad. So take some time to read this book before your baby arrives and get ready for an incredible journey! The book is divided into the 3 trimesters of pregnancy and a section for birth to 6 weeks. During each stage you will learn how your baby is changing, how your pregnant partner is changing, how you can support her and what you can do to prepare for your new baby's arrival. At the end of each section is a Top 10 Things NOT TO SAY. Although very humorous, it is also EXTREMELY GOOD ADVICE. Even if you want to say some of these things as a joke - DON'T! The advice is not only for you as a first time father, it also gives tips of what you can do to help mommy-to-be have a comfortable (as possible) experience. This pregnancy for dads to be book is for you if you are expecting your first child with your significant other, wife, fiancée or girlfriend. Not only will it help you understand what your partner is going though but also give some preparation on how to best handle certain situations that will come up during pregnancy. This book for first time father isn't just about what happens when mom is pregnant but rather, what you can do to help her. The focus is to have both mother and father take part in the pregnancy together. As much as mom's belly grows, so will your understanding of how it feels to be a dad. Gain insight on what she is going though with morning sickness, cravings, fatigue and everything else that comes along with being pregnant for nine months. You're going to be a dad, congratulations! Now for the bad news. Your life is about to change drastically. Your relationship with your partner will be tested. Following the advice given in this book will help you weather most of the storms. The first time father's handbook will explain what is going on with mom and baby's body during the 40 weeks of pregnancy; how to help them through morning sickness, cravings, mood swings, discomfort and aches. It will give you some first time father tips about how to best support your partner during labor and delivery and also advice on parenting. With this 1st time father book, you will learn about your new responsibilities, duties and role as a father. You'll also find some great advice on What Not to Say to help you along the way. With this new dad advice book, you will learn about baby sleep patterns, schedules, and methods. This is something you have to consider if you want uninterrupted sleep in the future. With this 1st time father information book, expectant fathers gain insight into how you can be supportive to your partner. Expectant fathers are expecting, too! For the nine months that your partner is pregnant with your baby, you will have an opportunity to develop a new relationship with her while growing closer to your child-to-be. You have the opportunity to take an active role in your baby's life before he or she is even born. This pregnancy book will help you get ready for the most exciting adventure of your life - being a father!
Providing Christian expectant parents with the tools and information they need to plan for the arrival of their new baby. Applying Biblical principles to the process of giving birth while exploring the wide variety of options available to today's families allows parents to make the best decisions regardless of the circumstances surrounding their baby's birth.
A comprehensive, all-in-one review of the information you need to know to pass your nursing exams! Updated with the latest test plan and written in an easy-to-read outline format, HESI Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-PN® Examination, 6th Edition prepares you for success on both the HESI exit exam and the NCLEX-PN®. This trusted guide breaks down chapters by clinical areas and the concepts emphasized on the NCLEX-PN® exam, so you can easily search for various topics to review. Rationales are provided for any incorrect answers or areas of weakness to help strengthen your understanding. The companion Evolve website also offers 750 practice questions, including alternate item formats, in both study and exam modes to give you valuable practice using the same electronic testing format you will face on the nursing school exit exam and on the NCLEX-PN® exam. HESI Hint boxes spotlight important clinical information and concepts commonly tested on the NCLEX-PN® exam. 750 NCLEX practice questions on the companion Evolve website include alternate item formats to provide a testing experience similar to the HESI exit exam and the NCLEX-PN® exam. Pharmacology tables highlight the need-to-know drug therapy content emphasized on the NCLEX-PN® exam. Critical thinking study questions with rationales reinforce key concepts and content. Chapters organized by clinical area enable you to easily search for various topics to review. Consistent format and chapter organization make it easy to move between topics when reviewing. NEW! Thoroughly updated content incorporates clinical updates and reflects the latest NCLEX-PN® test plan. EXPANDED! 200 additional NCLEX practice questions on the Evolve site assist you with practice.
An evidence-based scientific understanding of factors determining Olympic winter sports performance, recent changes, the evolution in training content and methods, the improvement in technology as well as the occurrence of injury and illness is required. On one hand, this would provide the opportunity to translate research to practice. On the other hand, to guide the practice of Olympic winter sports with the ultimate goal of improving the performance. Certainly, the continued evolution of Olympic winter sports has contributed to an enormous accumulation of knowledge, evidence, and relevant training technologies. Sports sciences, including physiology, conditioning, nutrition, biomechanics, coaching, psychology, as well as sport technology, history and social sciences, have much to contribute to the preparation of the athletes in the Olympic winter sports. Consequently, this Research Topic sought to provide a platform of contributions to set out a comprehensive framework of the components that should be addressed when developing training plans leading to elite Olympic winter sports performance. Overall, the papers were all directed toward a better understanding of physiological, biomechanical, and training factors related to different Olympic winter sports disciplines: cross-country skiing, alpine skiing, biathlon, Nordic combined, speed skating, snowboarding, and ski-cross.
Perfect for practice placement, this handy Survival Guide gives you the clinical information you need at your fingertips. Pocket-sized guide to midwifery High-level summary of the clinical content needed for practice Concise, bullet-point style for quick reference Section on anatomy Great revision aid! • Pocket-sized guide to midwifery • High-level summary of the clinical content needed for practice • Bullet-pointed for quick reference • Section on anatomy • Great revision aid! Perinatal Mental Health chapter updated from confidential enquiries into maternal deaths; findings and recommendations applied to practise New appendix on ‘An aid to calculations in midwifery practice’ helps students to calculate correct doses of medicines and intravenous infusions Illustrations improved to enhance clarity of understanding More-compact size makes it easier to carry around.
Exploring one of the most prevalent yet contentious subjects in contemporary maternity care, Denise Tiran's new book on postdates pregnancy balances discussion of midwifery care and the obstetric management of women who are overdue. The book gives comprehensive coverage of a range of complementary therapies and natural remedies and how they may be effective in facilitating spontaneous onset of labour. It also takes into consideration the debate on the safety and effectiveness of natural remedies which women often self-administer. Illustrated with case studies and referenced to authoritative review papers, Complementary Therapies for Postdates Pregnancy is a must-have guide for midwives and maternity professionals.
A Pregnancy Preparation Guide for Dads-to-Be 101 tips & advice to support your pregnant partner and help you to be fully prepared! Congratulations. Along with the incredible joy and excitement the news may bring comes some full on responsibilities. Life is not going to be the same and it's time for you to get ready. Suddenly you have a lot of decisions to make, and some of them could be difficult ones. The many dads-to-be our expert have worked with over that last 20 years have asked loads of questions like: How can I help my partner? How can we afford this? Will I be capable of caring for a baby? How can I be a good dad and focus on my career? Is this the end of my independence? How will this change our relationship and sex life? The answers to these questions and many more are not complicated to understand, the Author has been answering them for years, and those answers have been 'field-tested' by hundreds of men, who were in the same place you now stand. You will discover exactly what it is all about, to get to the bottom of what's safe and what's not, of what will support you both to make this pregnancy and birth the very best experience it can be for you both. You're going to discover many insights about: Pregnancy Trimesters: everything you need to know about what to expect when you're expecting by trimester What is happening in her mind and body while she is pregnant + tips & tools to support your partner How to work together, communicate, and trade-off on the childcare responsibilities so you live the best experience Healthy Habits: start picking up healthy habits you'll want to pass on to your child, and make sure you know what foods and activities to avoid in pregnancy Money worries: advice from a financial planner to manage your money before, during and after the birth of your baby Find out how to claim your parental leave from your employer and your rights when returning to work + insurance tips Baby-proof home setting! No Honeymoon? Get Babymoon...Boom! Sex in pregnancy: There's usually no medical reason to avoid sex during pregnancy, but bear in mind that...CHAPTER 2 and much more! This guide is the only one of it's kind in the world designed for fathers to be, thanks to its double point of view. The core of the book has been created by Lisa Marshall in collaboration with a man with many years experience working with couples as a male midwife, the information and experiences have been tried and tested by hundreds of men, they work. "Becoming a Dad" will help you to make your task of getting prepared for her pregnancy and ultimately the birth, as easy as possible. These tips are proven to provide the results you want, when you need them most, now. Dad, you're as important as mothers -- before, during and after pregnancy! Read this guide to pregnancy for dads, with tips & advice to support your pregnant partner and help you to be fully prepared! Scroll up and Click Add to Cart!
Reproductive System, 2nd Edition provides a concise and highly visual approach to the basic sciences and clinical pathology of this body system. This volume in The Netter Collection of Medical Illustrations (the CIBA "Green Books") has been expanded and revised by Drs. Roger P. Smith and Paul J. Turek to cover novel and important topics like sex determination, fertility medicine, genetics, contraception, sexual dysfunction, and more. Classic Netter art, updated and new illustrations, and modern imaging make this timeless work essential to your library. Master knowledge of the development, function, and pathology of the male and female reproductive tracts through elegant and informed side-by-side discussions of these systems. View the artistic mastery and beauty of Netter’s finest images, presented in one of the most complete and best organized series of illustrations of reproductive system in health and disease. Be inspired by the wondrously complex and highly-evolved human reproductive tract through integrated discussions of primary and subspecialty concepts in clinical care. Get a deep understanding of complex topics in reproductive medicine through the brilliant text-atlas format that Netter has brought to new and richly artistic heights. Access today’s clinical knowledge on all aspects of the reproductive system—including sexual development and dysfunction, genetics, fertility medicine, prostate health, contraception, and treatable problems in pregnancy—conveyed through beautiful illustrations and vivid radiologic images. Benefit from the expertise of two world-class editors, Roger Smith, MD—a gynecologist—and Paul Turek, MD—a urologist and microsurgeon—both talented minds and clear thinkers in the field of reproductive biology and medicine. Connect the connection between basic and clinical sciences as only Netter can help you do through the visual integration of normal and pathologic structure and function in the reproductive tract. Learn and review the fundamental of reproductive medicine—with the classic Netter art, beautiful new and updated illustrations, and modern imaging. Apply the perspective of an experienced, international advisory board to many controversies and timely topics in clinical medicine.