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Transitions: Your New Baby, 2nd Edition

By: Angela M. Nicoletti, RNC, WHNP
ISBN: 978-1-60525-127-1
Format: Softcover
Copyright: 2010
Subject: Child Care / Human Dev / Parenting
Description
Your New Baby takes some of the fear and mystery out of pregnancy and childbirth. This text can help teens know what to expect during pregnancy, labor, delivery, and the postpartum period. Topics include: how pregnancy occurs and is detected; prenatal development; eating, exercise, and health care recommendations; preparations for parenting; labor and delivery; the postpartum period; and newborn care.
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Your New Baby takes some of the fear and mystery out of pregnancy and childbirth. This text can help teens know what to expect during pregnancy, labor, delivery, and the postpartum period. Topics include: how pregnancy occurs and is detected; prenatal development; eating, exercise, and health care recommendations; preparations for parenting; labor and delivery; the postpartum period; and newborn care.
Teacher's Resource Guide CD 978-1-60525-130-1 $248.00 *
Each book in the Transitions series features an accompanying Teacher's Resource Guide on the Teacher's CD to support instruction. In each guide, you will find teaching strategies, vocabulary and review activities, reproducible and transparency masters, and test masters and answer keys.

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Windows
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Related Title(s)
Transitions: Understanding Your Changing Life, 2nd Edition Transitions: Helping Your Child Grow and Develop, 2nd Edition Transitions: Building Your Future, 2nd Edition
Table of Contents
1. How It All Begins
2. Confirming a Pregnancy
3. Understanding Your Pregnancy
4. Having a Healthy Pregnancy
5. Exercising and Eating Right
6. Preparing for the New Arrival
7. Experiencing Childbirth
8. New Mom, New Baby
9. Caring for Your Newborn
About the Author(s)

Angela M. Nicoletti, RNC, WHNP - is an author of educational materials, a consultant to video producers and textbook developers, and a Section Editor for the Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology.

Formerly, Angela served as Clinical Coordinator of the Adolescent Reproductive Health Services (ARHS) at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, a provider of health care to pregnant and parenting teens. She also served as a lecturer in the Graduate School of Nursing of Boston College. Angela, who holds a master's degree in nursing, has presented numerous papers on teen pregnancy, breast-feeding, maternal attachment, and teen development.

Angela's professional contributions also include her service to: the Adolescent Health Committee of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology; the Practice Committee of the Association of Women's Health, Obstetrics, and Neonatal Nursing; the board of directors for the National Organization of Adolescent Pregnancy Parenting and Prevention; and the Massachusetts Alliance for Young Families.