Tips for Dad

There are many ways for dads to be involved in every step of the pregnancy.  Here are a few tips:

  1. Do some research to find out more about what you and your partner can expect.
  2. Go with your partner to her apppointments, hear your baby’s heartbeat, see the ultrasound and ask questions.
  3. Get ready for your baby, go shopping for things, get the room ready and be involved in all of the preparations.
  4. Share your partner’s limitations, for example: eat right, exercise, and don’t drink or smoke.
  5. Talk to your partner and be honest; let her know how you’re feeling. Listen to her concerns.
  6. Bond with your baby, feel him move, and talk to him before he’s born.