Dr. Laura Riley, medical director of labor and delivery at Massachusetts General Hospital and author of You and Your Baby: Pregnancy, will provide an overview of the anatomy and physiology of fetal development and maternal changes during the first 12 weeks of pregnancy. She will prepare you for what to expect during your prenatal visits, discuss common side effects of pregnancy and recommended comfort measures, describe available options for prenatal testing and review guidelines for healthy and safe prenatal nutrition and exercise.
Pregnancy 101 Articles
The Isis Parenting pregnancy resource library provides a vast assortment of content to help you navigate your pregnancy. Read articles and blog posts, or view recorded webinars and videos to find answers to common pregnancy questions.
Mom in the Making Developed in response to the popularity of Isis New Moms programs, like Great Beginnings, Mom in the Making is a four-week, discussion-based prenatal mother’s group for women in their second trimester of pregnancy.
Prepared Childbirth Our most popular one-day childbirth class covers all aspects of labor, birth and postpartum with current and relevant information.
Newborn Essentials Bringing home a newborn: newborn care and proven soothing techniques to keep your young baby happy, healthy and safe..
Breastfeeding Basics If you want to breastfeed your baby, Isis will guide you each step of the way. Parents leave this class feeling more confident in their ability to nourish their newborn.