New Parent Resources: Your Journey as a New Parent

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Pregnancy and Newborns

Congratulations on your pregnancy or new baby!

We celebrate your child’s life and your journey toward becoming a new parent. We want to be your partner in your child’s health care by providing the health and safety resources you will need throughout your child’s life.

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Pregnancy and Newborns

New Parent Resources: Pregnancy & Newborns

New Parent Resources: Pregnancy and Newborns Features

Staying Healthy During Pregnancy
Now that you are pregnant there are many things to think about, and number one should be your health, because it directly impacts your baby. Here are some tips to keep you healthy during your pregnancy.

Communication and Your Newborn
At first, your newborn's cries may seem like a foreign language. But before you know it, you'll learn your baby's "language" and be able to answer your little one's needs.

Stopping the Bottle
When should you start weaning your child from the bottle? Use these tips to make this transition easier for you and your child.

Pregnancy and Newborns

Free Mommy Kit
 

Becoming a new parent is a wonderful experience, but can sometimes be overwhelming
and scary. The experts at Dayton Children's are available 24/7 to help with the health care needs of your new baby.

This kit contains some common dilemmas and choices that soon-to-be moms need to make before bringing baby home. You will also receive a handy immunization chart, feeding guide and recipes for pregnant and breastfeeding moms!

Get your free kit today!

 

 

Visit our blog!

Visit the Dr. Mom Squad blog to join in the conversation with our experts! You will hear from four local women who have two big things in common; they are all doctors and they are all moms! Hear what they have to say on the latest kids health issues and learn tips on how you can help keep your kids stay healthy and safe!

 

  • Hand washing Know how to best clean your hands to prevent the cold and flu!
  • Sleep Make sure your child is getting enough sleep.
  • Green cleaning Do you know how to reduce allergy and asthma triggers by cleaning green?
  • Heat related illness Make sure your young athlete avoids the dangers of heat!

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