Tag: Post-natal

The postpartum or postnatal period begins immediately after childbirth as the mother's body, including hormone levels and uterus size, returns to a non-pregnant state. WHO describes the postnatal period as the most critical and yet the most neglected phase in the lives of mothers and babies.


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Physiological, Psychological and Sociological Needs of Patient with Post-Natal Depression

Nursing Essays

Introduction   Pregnancy and parenthood require multiple changes and adjustments which are obtained through, physical, social and psychological alteration. The prospect of becoming parents can impac...

Last modified: 20th May 2020

Post Natal Depression Case Study

Nursing Case Studies

The Experience of Health & Illness Level 2 Assessment Client Study – Culture and the ‘service user’ experience   This essay details the experiences that I had in dealing with ...

Last modified: 12th Feb 2020

Knowledge and importance of exclusive breastfeeding

Nursing Essays

“Breastfeeding is the most precious gift a mother can give her infant. When there is illness or malnutrition, it may be a lifesaving gift; when there is poverty, it may be the only gift.” ...

Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

The Antenatal Care And Postnatal Care Health Essay

Nursing Essays

Maternal mortality is defined as death of women from pregnancy- related complications occurring throughout pregnancy, labor, childbirth and in the postpartum period (up to the 42nd days after birth (W...

Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

The Main Functions Of The Maternity Nurse Health Essay

Nursing Essays

A Maternity Nurse is employed by Families who have new born babies and is qualified or experience to care for babies. They usually work short term contract and usually live in with the family and is g...

Last modified: 11th Feb 2020