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Episode 55 Content and Overview

Whether this is your first pregnancy and you are planning on more children or this is your second or third time around there are a lot of things that will be different from the first time you were pregnant. This episode covers everything you can expect when you are pregnant with your second baby.  Your risks for certain complications can also change the second time around.  It can be a challenge to prepare your existing kids for their new role as big brother or sister.  This episode has a lot of tips on how to deal with pregnancy, labor, birth, and breastfeeding if this is not your first baby.

Included in This Episode
  • Why your second pregnancy will be different from your first
  • When you can expect to start showing
  • Feeling your baby kick
  • Fatigue
  • Morning sickness and other side effects
  • Lifting up kids when you are pregnant
  • Leaning on your partner
  • Risk for complications
  • Preparing your child(ren) to be a big brother or big sister
  • The ideal time to have a second baby
  • Baby shower for second time mom
  • Birth classes the second time around
  • VBAC
  • Labor for second time mom
  • Pushing stage for second time mom
  • Getting back in shape after baby #2
  • Breastfeeding your second baby
  • Your Birth Plan book
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