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Men at Birth: Guide to a Successful Childbirth Experience

Men at Birth: Guide to a Successful Childbirth Experience

by Phillip White, Genny White
     
 
Most men do not know how to handle pregnancy and childbirth. Men at Birth, a childbirth education manual for men, takes aim at this inadequacy, providing a plan of action and a base of knowledge that teaches men what to expect during this exciting season of life. Replacing the attitudes of fear and apathy with involvement and understanding, increases the likelihood of

Overview

Most men do not know how to handle pregnancy and childbirth. Men at Birth, a childbirth education manual for men, takes aim at this inadequacy, providing a plan of action and a base of knowledge that teaches men what to expect during this exciting season of life. Replacing the attitudes of fear and apathy with involvement and understanding, increases the likelihood of a successful and satisfying childbirth experience. Men need to learn what their partner's physical and emotional needs are and how to provide a supportive environment for their child's delivery.. Enclosed in the book is an appendix listing the most commons discomforts in pregnancy and what mates can do to relieve or alleviative them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781442126756
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
03/27/2009
Pages:
236
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

Phillip and Genny White have been married for 25 years and have had four children. Their birth experiences have had a major impact on their lives. Genny eventually studied at Seattle Midwifery School. Phillip attended Emerson where he took a Master's degree in Professional Writing. Their four birth experiences were dramatically different inspiring the couple to combine their knowledge and skills to produce Men at Birth, a childbirth education manual for men to address the serious need of childbirth education resources available for men.

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