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Understanding Pregnancy for Men - Morning Sickness

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Understanding Pregnancy for Men - Morning Sickness It’s one of the first signs of pregnancy and sometimes it is the earliest symptom of pregnancy a woman will experience; morning sickness usually occurs in the first trimester of pregnancy when the biggest hormonal changes are taking place. Most women experience some degree of morning sickness but the effects vary greatly between different women.
Some women just feel nauseated while others spend half their time actually vomiting. Morning sickness is quite poorly…

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Supporting your partner through Birth

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Supporting your partner through Birth As a man, it can be extremely difficult to support your partner through a pregnancy and the birth of your child. It is completely normal to feel helpless; after all, you don’t actually feel any of what your partner feels, so it is impossible for you to know exactly what she wants or needs. This is especially true when those needs are changing all the time! It is common for there to be friction at this time, but try to see past any petty arguments and think about…

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Understanding pregnancy for men - Sex During Pregnancy

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Understanding pregnancy for men - Sex During Pregnancy Sex during pregnancy is a tricky issue for some couples. While many couples enjoy a full and healthy sexual relationship during pregnancy, for some couples sex can be completely off the cards, for some or all of the duration. There are a number of reasons why a couple’s sex life changes during pregnancy – here are some common concerns that men have about intimacy at this often difficult time; “What if I hurt her…

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Pregnancy Anxiety in Men

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Pregnancy Anxiety in Men
Pregnancy anxiety in a woman who is expecting is perfectly understandable – they are going through a lot of changes, physically, mentally and emotionally. When a man suffers from anxiety, stress or worry during his partner’s pregnancy, he naturally feels like he is being unreasonable. After all, he isn’t carrying the child. However, pregnancy anxiety is rarely about actually being physically pregnancy (although…

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Postnatal Depression in Dads

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Postnatal Depression in Dads Post Natal Depression is much more common than most people realise, with up to one in ten women experiencing signs of PND after having a baby. Increasingly, experts are researching these same feelings in men in order to identify if men suffer from the same condition. While there is some debate about this; with some arguing that PND is caused, at least in part, by chemicals and hormones in the woman’s body after the birth. Whatever the depression is caused by, it is…

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