Navigating Your Baby’s 1st Year!

By
Shannon M. Clark, MD
|
December 27, 2020
Navigating Your Baby’s 1st Year!

Becoming a first-time mom often means you need to learn a lot of new things fast. Things like how often to change diapers, care for diaper rashes, breastfeed, pump, properly feed a baby, ease constipation, and so much more!

In fact, if you are currently expecting or are a new mommy, have you ever felt like you wished your baby came with an instruction manual?

Well, your wish may have just been answered! Pediatrician Dr. Kathyrm España of Concierge Pediatrics in Houston, TX has created The Mommy Academy– an online course with 40+ videos on all topics related to your baby’s first year of life.

Some of the topics include:

  • Benefits of Breastfeeding
  • Breastfeeding tips and when to call your doctor
  • Underproducing/ Overproducing milk
  • Engorgement/ Mastitis/ Sore Nipples
  • Pumping and how to store it
  • Reasons why you might have to give your baby formula
  • Safest way to mix formula
  • When and how to introduce solids
  • Growth Charts
  • Diaper Rash
  • Constipation
  • Eczema
  • Use of Sign Language
  • Care of Private Parts

The Mommy Academy is designed to address all the topics related to newborn care, from feeding and sleeping to common health issues and general care. This useful and helpful course, valued at $79, is only $49!

Click here to learn more about The Mommy Academy!

To see my chat with Dr. España about The Mommy Academy, click here:

Also, if you are trying to figure out what items you need to take home for your newborn, here are some suggestions: fragrance-free laundry detergent, Aquaphor ointment, alcohol-feee hand sanitizer, and the Boppy newborn lounger.

You can find these and other must-have newborn essentials in the curated Babies After 35 Amazon storefront.

Shannon M. Clark, MD

Shannon M. Clark, MD

Shannon M. Clark, MD, MMS is a double board certified ObGyn and Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist, and founder of Babies After 35. In her roles as a clinician, educator and researcher at UTMB-Galveston, she focuses on the care of people with maternal and/or fetal complications of pregnancy. Dr. Clark has taken a special interest in pregnancy after the age of 35, which according to age alone, is considered a high-risk pregnancy. In her role as a physician caring for high-risk pregnancies, she has counseled and treated hundreds of women over the years in her very own situation, and has found a whole new respect for the challenges and complications a woman may experience when trying to have a baby later in life.

Follow Shannon on TikTok @tiktokbabydoc, Facebook @babiesafter35, and Instagram @babiesafter35.

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