Preparing for Baby

5 Steps to Protect Your Baby From Birth Defects

By putting your own health first before and during pregnancy, you give your baby a good chance of avoiding birth defects.

Pregnancy and Vaccine Safety

Learn how to take the guesswork out of vaccine safety.

Timing Is Everything: Understanding Ovulation

If you’re trying to conceive, it’s important to understand ovulation. Read on to learn effective ways of tracking your ovulation cycle to increase your chances of success.

Have You Heard the News?

Announcing a pregnancy to loved ones is one of the most joyful parts of the process! Here are some fun ideas for sharing the news.

Doulas Demystified

Doulas carry on the ancient custom of supporting women through childbirth, with benefits both timely and timeless.

2 Essential Ingredients of Pregnancy Nutrition

Ensure you get the recommended amounts of two nutrients that are crucial for a healthy pregnancy: folic acid and vitamin D.

The Benefits of Being Over 35 and Pregnant

Postponing pregnancy until after you’re 35 may not be as bad as you might think.

Prepping for a Positive Pregnancy

Few experiences are more memorable than bringing a new life into the world. After you’ve decided to begin the pregnancy journey, take a break from daydreaming about nursery colors and baby names to healthfully prepare before conceiving.

Your baby’s birth is one of the most important events in your life. Start preparing now and learn what to expect and how to care for your newborn, by attending our childbirth class taught by a registered nurse. Visit DeKalbRegional.com for more information. 

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