This course is designed to support young families during pregnancy, childbirth and preparation for the postpartum period. We discuss physiological and psychological changes during pregnancy and the alleviation of the ailments caused by them, preparation for childbirth, and the role of the support partner and important issues during the postpartum period. 

We give recommendations for the care of the newborn, breastfeeding and adaptation to the new situation, and for growing up as a parent.