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How do I prepare to go back to work after an extended maternity leave?
11 doctors weighed in

Dr. Pam Yoder
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
8 doctors agree
In brief: No one easy answer
Every family is different.
That is why i created a health guide to work-life balance and childcare. Please check it out and add your own suggestions in comments. https://www.healthtap.com/health_guide/54 above all, enjoy every minute of your time with your family. And take lots of photos, too! :).

In brief: No one easy answer
Every family is different.
That is why i created a health guide to work-life balance and childcare. Please check it out and add your own suggestions in comments. https://www.healthtap.com/health_guide/54 above all, enjoy every minute of your time with your family. And take lots of photos, too! :).
Dr. Pam Yoder
Dr. Pam Yoder
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Dr. Paul Cohen
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Diligently..
Returning to the work place after being "off" with your newborn can be stressful.
The best way to accomplish this is to make a list of what you need to have done[feeding schedule and prep, shopping list, etc.}; and then assign the tasks to whomever is going to be home to help out. As important as the child care issues are; do not forget that you will need some 'you' time as well!

In brief: Diligently..
Returning to the work place after being "off" with your newborn can be stressful.
The best way to accomplish this is to make a list of what you need to have done[feeding schedule and prep, shopping list, etc.}; and then assign the tasks to whomever is going to be home to help out. As important as the child care issues are; do not forget that you will need some 'you' time as well!
Dr. Paul Cohen
Dr. Paul Cohen
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