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Dad's Guide to Hospital Birth

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Updated February 14, 2014

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Planning to Participate in the Birth
Baby at birth series
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Childbirth is a word that can strike fear in the hearts of many dads and partners. This incredible experience is meant to be a meaningful one and yet there are many expectations of dad. Here are some tips on preparing for childbirth:

By studying and learning about childbirth before the big day, you and your partner can make the right decision about what participation level dad will have during childbirth. Sometimes dad wants to be really involved, sometimes dad is nervous. Have you discussed how you're feeling with your partner?
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