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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
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Lamaze Class (Overview)

Some Lamaze educators teach early pregnancy classes focusing on pregnancy and the growth and development of the baby. All Lamaze childbirth educators teach a series of classes for women and their partners during the last trimester of pregnancy, which prepares them for labor and birth. These classes focus on the normal process of labor and birth and strategies that women and their partners can use to enhance the progress of labor and to reduce pain and fear. Information about complications and medical options is also included so that parents can make informed decisions should they need to do so.


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Are there free lamaze classes?

Are there free lamaze classes?

Yes: Many hospitals offer free childbirth classes for their patients. ...Read more

Dr. M. Hytham Beck
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Lamaze Class (Overview)

Some Lamaze educators teach early pregnancy classes focusing on pregnancy and the growth and development of the baby. All Lamaze childbirth educators teach a series of classes for women and their partners during the last trimester of pregnancy, which prepares them for labor and birth. These classes focus on the normal process of labor and birth and strategies that women and their partners can use to enhance the progress of labor and to reduce pain and fear. Information about complications and medical options is also included so that parents can make informed decisions should they need to do so.


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Is prenatal yoga class recommended?

Is prenatal yoga class recommended?

Sure.: Prenatal stretching and yoga classes should be a safe activity for most pregnant women without physical disabilities. Non-contact, low impact sports and activities such as stationary bike, treadmill, walking and swimming are ideal during pregnancy to maintain muscle tone and keep the cardiovascular system in good shape in anticipation of labor and delivery. ...Read more

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Can children take yoga classes?

Can children take yoga classes?

Absolutely: Not only is it good for toning and strengthening, it is also a wonderful way to teach mindfullness. Focus is essential for the practice of yoga and is an added benefit to children who are bombarded by our fast paced, computer/gaming driven world. ...Read more

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Are childbirth classes worth taking?

Are childbirth classes worth taking?

Yes in many cases: It is usually worthwhile to orient yourself to what will happen during your birth experience and have some coping mechanisms or plans on how to handle labor. This can ease anxiety and tension when it is time to deliver. ...Read more

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Can parents attend sex ED classes?

Can parents attend sex ED classes?

Here are some ...: Traditional and local social taboo has barred something to happen and someone to participate in certain aspects of life without justifiable reason for mental supremacy and discrimination. But, I do feel parents' attending sex Ed Class will help and improve its intended effectiveness. Nonetheless, ask and try so to testify how it may pan out at where you're. Best wish... ...Read more

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How safe is prenatal yoga class?

How safe is prenatal yoga class?

Yoga classes: These are considered safe. Prenatal Yoga will teach techniques (ujjayi) to enable you to breath deeply & to relax. This is calming & will help face the demands of labor & delivery. It works to maintain flexibility, muscle tone, balance & circulation. Poses used are safe & designed to have low joint impact. ...Read more

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Are there ante-natal classes for midwives?

Are there ante-natal classes for midwives?

Yes: This type of question would likely have better outcome for answer by doing research in your local community. Many hospitals sponsor ante-natal classes, check there first. ...Read more

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Prenatal yoga classes in any way risky?

Prenatal yoga classes in any way risky?

Not likely: unless you had specific complications that would contraindicate physical activity. Prenatal Yoga will teach techniques (ujjayi) to enable you to breath deeply & to relax. This is calming & will help face the demands of labor & delivery. It works to maintain flexibility, muscle tone, balance & circulation. Poses used are safe & designed to have low joint impact. Best when combined with low -impact ...Read more

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What antihypertensive drug belongs to the beta-blocker class of drugs?

What antihypertensive drug belongs to the beta-blocker class of drugs?

Many: Beta blockers include: metoprolol, carvedilol, bisoprolol, nebivolol, atenolol, nadolol, sotalol, esmolol, acebutolol are a few. Some of them are more useful in CHF, others for angina, arrhythmias and most for hypertension ...Read more

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What class of drugs does pradaxa belong to?

What class of drugs does pradaxa belong to?

Oral anticoagulant: it is a blood thinner that you take by mouth. More specifically, it is a direct thrombin inhibitor. ...Read more

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Where is teveten (eprosartan) - a antihypertensive drug - available?

Where is teveten (eprosartan) - a antihypertensive drug - available?

Here are some...: Eprosartan is one of angiotensin receptor blockers (ARB) to relax the wall of blood vessels so to lower blood pressure and dispensed by a pharmacy as prescribed by licensed doctor. So, see Doc so to decide what you need, get a prescription, and fill the needed prescription at a designated pharmacy. I doubt you may get it in the other way. Best wish... ...Read more

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Are there any free cpr classes for sitters?

Are there any free cpr classes for sitters?

American Red Cross: The american red cross maintains CPR classes for all ages. ...Read more

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What are the best parenting classes for expectant parents?

What are the best parenting classes for expectant parents?

Breastfeeding: I think if i had only one class to go to i would pick a breastfeeding class. We don't spend enough time talking about the importance of breastfeeding. Learn as much about it as possible. If there are family members who do not know about it or who may not be supportive, they should go to the class with you. ...Read more

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Are prenatal yoga dvds safe?

Are  prenatal yoga dvds safe?

Yes: Prenatal yoga is a great form of exercise while pregnant. The key differences from regular yoga are that you shouldn't be flat on your back, it is never done in really hot temps, and balance poses are done near a wall that you can catch yourself with if you lose your balance. If you have not done yoga before, it may help to take a couple classes before doing a dvd on your own. ...Read more

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Where can I attend cpr and first aid classes?

Where can I attend cpr and first aid classes?

Here's a good start:: Visit Red Cross page for your region and it will help you out: http://www.redcross.org/ma/boston ...Read more

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What class of drugs does latisse (bimatoprost) belong to?

Latisse (bimatoprost): "Latisse (bimatoprost)is a manmade form of a naturally occurring substance called a prostaglandin." See: http://www.drugs.com/latisse.html ...Read more

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Anyone know of any cpr classes for family?

American Red Cross: The american red cross maintains CPR classes for all ages. ...Read more