Resources

If you’re pondering pregnancy, it’s easy to become overwhelmed by all the information available about how to become pregnant, when, and what to expect. In fact many resources, such as the internet, friends,and even family, can contradict each other. We hope that you find this page of links and resources to be helpful — whether you are pondering pregnancy, or expecting a baby now .

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Class schedules

We are pleased to offer our “Pondering Pregnancy” class at DeKalb Medical, to answer any questions you may have regarding the pregnancy and childbirth journey. Register by clicking HERE, or calling 404-973-2972. There are also many classes available to help newly pregnant moms learn important tips for safety and preparation, including great ways to stay in shape and eat healthy. View our class schedule here.

support groups

DeKalb Medical offers several pregnancy support groups as well as classes to help you with parenting. These groups bring together moms and dads who are experiencing pregnancy and find it useful to talk with others going through the same experience. Pregnancy support groups can help relieve the anxiety and stress of pregnancy and parenthood. Registration is easy and can be done by calling 404.501.WELL (9355).

• What to Expect When Pregnant
As you ponder pregnancy, remember that early prenatal care and regular checkups are an important part of any pregnancy. This link will give an overview of what you can expect along the journey.

• Pregnancy Education Videos
These videos will share information about labor and delivery, breastfeeding, and newborn baby care.

• Today’s Birthing Options
When it comes to childbirth, every birth is unique. Today’s women have many options to consider forthe birth of their baby. Check out the options available at DeKalb Medical.

• Frequently Asked Questions for Parents Pondering Pregnancy